The 5 financial fights all couples have — and how to avoid them
If you and your partner spar over money, you're not alone, NBC News reports.
5 Tax Tips for Millennials
Winging it on your taxes? You could be missing out on significant savings or worse yet, be endangering your finances and freedom by not knowing the basics.
20 LPL Financial Advisors Named To NAPA’s Top Retirement Plan Advisors Under 40 List
LPL Financial is proud to announce that 20 of its advisors are recognized among the Top Retirement Plan Advisors under 40, published by National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA).
What’s the best age to retire?
Retirement columnist BOSTON (MarketWatch)—If you’re going to do it—retire, that is—you might as well do it at the right age. And doing it at the right age, according to the authors of a soon-to-be published paper, involves a bit of homework Retiring at the optimal age should not be left to chance, according to Kenn Tacchino, a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University, and Patricia Tacchino, co-authors of a soon-to-be-published paper in Benefits Quarterly Rather, choosing a retirement age needs to be a rational decision that accounts for a variety of confusing and competing consideration, the Tacchinos wrote. And to reach a rational decision, the authors say, would-be retirees would benefit from…
How to pick the right financial planner
When it comes to financial planning, the first question that comes to mind for most people is whether or not they really need professional help. You can absolutely handle your own money and there is no problem with that, but it is much like doing your own repairs on a leaky sink. Some people have …
Financial tips for women getting a divorce
Separate all spousal property and accounts immediately
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What the presidential candidates' investments tell us about them
By the time the primaries roll around next winter and spring, we'll know a lot about the 22 (and counting) major candidates running for president. Over the last few months, they've been filing personal financial disclosures with the Federal Election Commission — or not. Many haven't provided a glimpse of their financial lives yet, but those who have reveal some interesting dimensions of themselves through their investments or sources of income.
How Healthy is Your Bank?
Compare bank health ratings and Texas ratios on more than 14,000 federally-insured banks and credit unions in the U.S.
10 Reasons Millennials Choose Credit Unions
by Jeremiah Tucker / February 5th, 2016 I can't remember the first time I joined a bank Banks have come and gone numerous times in my life, each one about as memorable as switching wallets, but I remember joining my credit union. I've found most people do. Often because joining a credit union was a game changerthe exact point their financial lives took a big turn for the better This is particularly true of millennials. Millennialsgenerally defined as anyone born between 1980 and 2000are more likely to recommend credit unions than banks to their friends. A survey by CO-OP Financial Services, Cucamonga, Calif., a financial technology company for credit unions, found that 96% of millennials were…