Inflation is the one inevitability in investing. What can you do to hedge inflation risk and protect your portfolio against rising prices?
Raising children is more expensive than you may think. Here are five financial steps new parents should take today to secure their family for the future.
You have heard the stories — the ones of famous celebrities whose deaths created multimillion-dollar tussles over their estates. How can you avoid those pitfalls and ensure that the inheritance you have worked hard to build and pass on to your heirs meets your goals and intentions?
The United States and China are engaged in a heated trade war, one that doesn't show signs of tempering any time soon. The real question is: Who stands to win the conflict? And perhaps more importantly, who will pay the ultimate price?
Investors have faced significant market volatility so far in 2019, which begs the question: When it comes to investing in stocks, is the reward worth the risk?
In recent years, the "FIRE" movement — "Financial Independence/Retire Early" — has gained a lot of steam in the retirement planning community. What exactly does it mean, and how can you apply it to achieve financial security and freedom during your golden years?
Much of the public discourse about retirement revolves around the rising cost of health care and the inadequacy of resources like Social Security and Medicare. But are retirement medical expenses as steep as people portray them to be?
After all those years of paying into the system, many thriving retirees are looking forward to the day when they can begin receiving those monthly Social Security benefit checks. Take these important steps to make sure you're getting all of the funds you deserve.
If you will reach your full retirement age in 2019, you are one of the last thriving retirees that's eligible to take advantage of a valuable Social Security strategy.