Simple Wealth Creation Strategies

My niece has become focused on becoming rich. She tells me about her friends who are from rich families. She shares her ideas of what it means to be rich, and then she quizzes me...

Top Wealth Creation Strategies For Financial Success

We are living today in the greatest age in all of human history. There have never been more opportunities for wealth creation and for you to achieve more of your goals, both personal and financial,...

Successfully Saving for Retirement is Only Half the Journey

The strategies you used to get to retirement probably won’t work once you’re there. You’re going to need to chart a new course. Income planning changes greatly as you near retirement. The strategies and tactics you...

Should I Be Tempted to Invest in Bitcoin?

The recent eye-popping gains in the crypto-currency are hard to ignore, but the proposition may not be as sexy as it sounds. If you’ve been watching bitcoin prices lately, you already know they’ve made a record-setting...

Financial Triage for the Suddenly Single

Here are the first steps to take when you’re picking up the pieces. When you become solely in charge of your financial future by death or divorce, the decisions you face likely seem overwhelming. The flood...

Ways To Save On Baby Costs

So you’re expecting? Congratulations! A new baby is an exciting event in one’s life (how’s that for understatement of the year!). In preparing for the little one’s arrival you’ll start to think of all of...

Same-Sex Married

Biggest Challenge: Straddling two very different legal realities For most of their 34-year relationship, Steven Rabinowitz, 69, and Mark Quiello, 59, jumped through hoops to ensure they had as many of the protections afforded married straight...

Single Parents

Biggest Challenge: Juggling higher expenses on lower income Raising a child without a live-in partner is often as tough financially as it can be emotionally. According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, the family income...

Single Household

Biggest Challenge: Figuring out who will catch you if you fall The single life, it seems, is trendy. A record share of Americans have never been married, according to Pew Research; among single adults ages 25...

Domestic Partners

Biggest Challenge: Making the world see you as a pair A few decades ago, unmarried people were those who hadn’t found true love, or gay couples who were legally prohibited from tying the knot. No longer....

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