- Paying for College
Are you thinking about
a college degree, but worried about paying back loans for college? Before
you’ve even started attending college? It can be daunting to consider how much
debt Americans go into for their degrees. U.S. News & World Report found the average bachelor’s degree
graduate takes 21 years to pay off their loans. Twenty. One. Years!!!! Loans are the most talked about ...
- Retirement Questions Answered
Have you considered your life after retirement? We often
imagine a life of leisure, traveling the world or visiting family- or even just
staying at home focusing on hobbies. These are all great goals and sound
relaxing, but there is a financial reality to be aware of for the retired
years. Whatever you choose to do during retirement, be it taking up new skills
- Save Money – Send Them to Community College
Young adults don’t know what they want to do with the rest of their lives right out of high school. The first couple of years of college are spent taking prerequisite classes. Most of these are the same, no matter what college you attend. Everyone must take English 101 and History. Whether you are going to be a doctor or ...
- Who Created Retirement?
Retirement is a concept that did
not exist before 1881. Those that lived before had nothing to look forward too.
Once the people of that time hit the working-age, they started working. Most
would continue working until they physically could not or until they died. All
those years ago, this was the norm. They knew no other way. Lucky for us a man
came along ...
- Finding Joy in Retirement
We often think retirement will be a carefree time,
without work worries what do we have to stress about?! The children are grown
and out of the house (hopefully!), you’ve saved enough to live modestly or extravagantly,
and you now have the time plus the health to be able to live some big dreams.
You decide which passions to pursue and which people to ...
- Marrying Later in Life, in Love and Finances
Finding your soul-mate later in life
can be great, whether it’s a second marriage or first time out of the
gate. Blending finances successfully
together is one area that can be harder to accomplish as you get older. You’ve
lived a whole life separately before now and both worked so hard to achieve
goals financially, make sure you protect you and the ones you love ...