Seniors should know more than “how do I sign up for social security.” They need to understand the importance of Medigap insurance to cover extra medical costs.
I’m not sure if you know this or not but among elderly Social Security beneficiaries, 22 percent of married couples and about 43 percent of unmarried persons rely on Social Security for 90 percent or more of their income.
The numbers don’t sound so bad — and may even sound like they’re improving. A drop in the unemployment rate from 8.3 percent to 8.1 percent appears to be moving in the right direction.
Money market funds are designed to be low risk investment strategies and are good options to consider during financial planning.
Two popular government programs exist to help persons who are disabled or who have low incomes and limited resources. Compare the differences between SSDI and SSI here.
If you’re looking for work, be wary of ads that offer work from home opportunities. Find out what some of the telltale signs of a work from home scam are.
Find out what the differences are between whole life insurance and term life insurance and learn which one is best for you.
Boost your new business start up by using online websites like Etsy, eBay, Craigslist and more to make money online. Getting started is fast and easy.
These days, you can check your social security earnings and print statements from the comfort of your own home. Find out how to sign up for social security statements online.
Our neighbor reported her older sister and husband, who live in Texas, had bought a home in Wisconsin for their retirement.
This is going to be a column about a little “T and A.” And before my readers start blushing because of the naughty images that phrase might conjure up, I must confess that it’s not what you think.
Con artists typically focus on older adults because they think they’re easy targets. Learn how to fight back against investment fraud by knowing the signs.
Sometimes the key to earning what you’re worth is to know how to negotiate a salary. Learn a few trick of the trade here.
Educate yourself before you make investment decisions; diversify your investments to achieve lower risk with higher returns.
Knowing how to properly manage your IRA can help you avoid costly mistakes that could substantially decrease your hard earned retirement savings.