Author : Michael Gruley - Subject : Finance
If you’re the average American senior, you’ve spent most of your life making mortgage payments so that you would not have house payments when you decided to retire. However, now you’re retired, and expenses such as property taxes, home maintenance, .....more.....
Buyer Beware: Scams Proliferating
Author : By Carole Fleck - Subject : Finance
A dizzying range of scams is targeting older Americans these days despite the best efforts of law enforcement and consumer advocates to thwart fraud and deceptive practices.
Some of the scams, law enforcement officials say, are old standbys that s.....more.....
Protecting Yourself in a Rocky Economy
Author : By Susan L. Crowley - Subject : Finance
Analyze Your Finances, Tighten Your Belt
Since the Sept. 11 attacks, Americans have been assessing the damage to the economy—and to their own savings and retirement accounts. It's not a pretty picture. When the stock market, already in the doldrum.....more.....
Back from the Brink
Author : by John F. Wasik - Subject : Finance
Money management is more important than ever....
As the country copes with the aftermath of the terrorist attacks and our military retaliation, it's clear that America's economic woes have moved far beyond the shattered New York financial district.....more.....
Single Income Living
Author : Gary Foreman, Certified Financial Planner - Subject : Finance
Stretching Your Dollars
Each week this section will feature fresh articles on how you can make you money go further. Todays article entitled Single Income Living is written by Gary Foreman, Certified Financial Planner, who runs The Dollar Stretch.....more.....
The Beginning Investor's Kit
Author : N/A - Subject : Finance
Chapter 10: Invest in What You
Wondering what stocks to buy? Take a
tip from investment guru Peter Lynch,
former manager of Fidelity's Magellan
Should I combine my retirement benefit and inheritance into an IRA?
Author : Jeff Fleming - Subject : Finance
I am 57 years old. After I "retire" this year from my current employer, I plan to become self-employed. I have set up an IRA account to roll over my lump sum retirement benefit from my current employer.
The wrinkle is that I am rece.....more.....