| Apr 21, 2013
| 9:53 AM
It's Money Smart Week, a collection of free financial literacy programs offered throughout the week, aimed at helping people deal with virtually every money issue imaginable: from how to get out of debt, to buying homes, paying for college, building a...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:21 AM
As couples near retirement age together they often joke about their hopes not to drive each other crazy.
But there is some truth behind the jest. After decades of being married and having separate careers and sometimes different schedules, the reality...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Dear Liz: What would you suggest that someone do with $20,000 if the someone is closer to 40 than 30, single, with $100,000 of student loan debt and a $250,000 mortgage? My salary is around $100,000 a year. I have an emergency fund equal to six months...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Baby Boomers don't always get a fair shake, often being portrayed as indulgent and selfish. But a new MetLife study explodes that stereotype. The study, "The MetLife Study of Caregiving Costs to Working Caregivers: Double Jeopardy for Baby Boomers...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 10:36 AM
If you're one of the many Baby Boomers heading toward retirement (the Wall Street Journal recently reported eighty million boomers are approaching retirement) did you know that when you choose to file for Social Security greatly affects the amount of your...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 11:23 AM
It is possible to have a happy and fulfilling retirement even when economic conditions look bleak. That's the view of Mark Miller, an expert on aging and the author of a new book, "The Hard Times Guide to Retirement Security" (Bloomberg). But reaching...
| Aug 17, 2010
Only about 1 in 6,000 people will live past 100.
So at 102, West Palm Beach, Florida, retiree Lillian Horowitz has become accustomed to answering the question, "What's the secret to long life?"
"I tell them, 'The important things in life are love and...
| Jul 19, 2010
| 9:57 AM
Work in retirement? It might sound like a contradiction in terms, but we're looking for ways to achieve financial security over a retirement that could last 20 years or more.
One of the best ways to do that is to work just a little longer than you...
| Sep 7, 2010
| 10:48 AM
"Shoptimism: Why the American Consumer Will Keep on Buying No Matter What"
By Lee Eisenberg
Free Press, 334 pages, $26
It’s appropriate that Lee Eisenberg’s new book, “Shoptimism: Why the American Consumer Will Keep on Buying No...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 7:19 AM
The Sunshine State leads the nation in foreclosures, but home ownership should remain an important part in Floridians' retirement planning, South Florida financial planners say.
"The golden rule is not to owe money on a house by the time you retire,''...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 5:25 AM
Our Favorite Things
Susquehanna Style Magazine is out with its annual favorite things issue, featuring ice cream and family activities!
Couples and Financing
A new study shows husbands and wives are not in sync when it comes...
| Mar 19, 2012
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