What exactly does financial freedom mean? Simply put, a situation where you don’t have to worry about how to pay for obligations and how to achieve financial goals.
As you celebrate this year, take a moment to consider your own independence, which is closely tied to your financial situation.
We'd all like to have a stress-free financial future, but unfortunately, that isn’t the reality for everyone. The biggest barrier is a lack of strategic preparation for Retirement Day.
Higher education is becoming more and more unattainable for many families, especially if there is no plan in place.
For some things, you obviously can’t prepare. But you can put things in place just in case. Prepare for the worst, and hope for the best.
A business plan is a valuable document that describes the nature of your business, provides direction, and attracts investors; a business plan is vital for the success of your organization
All of us will, at some point in our lives, stop working, and when that happens, either we will be prepared, or we will be faced with serious difficulty.
72 percent of Americans are somewhat stressed about money, and studies show that 22 percent experienced “extreme” stress over their finances.
Being an entrepreneur can be a massive challenge and a stressful endeavor, but the rewards can be tenfold
Making an important decision regarding your life insurance — and which type of life insurance — might turn out to be one of the most important decisions of all.
Compared to Boomers who are moving into retirement now, the first wave of Millennials who will be retiring in 2050 could be facing a much bleaker future
Giving your family the best chance at a brighter future means setting money aside so that you don’t have to worry about financial burdens or an emergency that crops up.
A recent Bankrate study found that 29 percent of Americans have more credit card debt than they do emergency savings. And the problem is getting worse
Most Boomers are unprepared for retirement, even as they approach it or enter it. Amazingly, barely 1 in 10 has enough saved up.
It’s a sobering thought that 60 percent of Americans don’t have the savings to cover a $1000 emergency and 40 percent don’t have enough saved to cover even a $400 expense.
Do you forego your retirement benefits so that you can pay off your student loans? Or do you build a healthy 401k and manage your college debt by yourself?
An abundance of evidence exists that wealth and income disparity between men and women in America is still a real concern.
Increases in the amount you receive from SSA, as well as new retirement saving plan limits, mean you could be better off this year than last.
There's a sea change happening in how the American population is retiring. It’s shifted from most retiring in their sixties to a trend of working as long as possible.
Over the next two and a half decades it is said that approximately $68 trillion in U.S. wealth is expected to change hands from older generations and be in the hands of younger folks.