As you watch your kids struggle financially, of course you want to help. And once your kids are grounded and feel confident that they can take care of themselves, it’s a pleasure to help them — and can make a big difference in their lives and the lives of their own families. However, how you give the help is important.
Dear Carrie: If you’re younger than 59, and a half, is it possible to withdraw money from your 401(k) without having to pay it back?
Financial planners are given too much credit for gains when the stock market is climbing, and blamed inappropriately for losses during down periods.
Robert Kiyosaki is one of the best-known names in personal finance largely due to the success of his book ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad,’ in which he wrote that workers won’t get rich toiling away at conventional 9-to-5 jobs. His advice continues to resonate.
Few of us would probably call ourselves financial pros, but a new survey finds that many people worldwide don’t understand even basic money concepts.
Department of Education officials said the administration backed away from a ratings system because it proved too complicated to develop and they were afraid it might confuse consumers.
People with mutual funds often don’t realize that when they get cold feet about 401(k)s, they can’t just get out of their funds on a moment’s notice.
For those contemplating selling your house and moving to an independent- or assisted-living facility or retirement home, start planning now.
Here are a few warning signs that indicate you are spending too much, followed by suggestions for getting your spending under control.
When it comes to buying an appliance, television, car, or any other item that can put a big dent in your wallet, it pays to shop smart.
By Pamela M. Prah, Stateline.org Students paid attention when Mark Ingram, former Alabama Crimson Tide star and current running back for the New Orleans Saints, showed up at Calera High School outside of Birmingham, Alabama. Ingram and Alabama state Treasurer Young Boozer unveiled a free educational video game called “Financial Football,” developed by the NFL […]