Generation X has fallen behind Millennials in retirement savings, and the future is looking bleak for the generation that came of age in the 1990s. Gen-Xers have the highest level of financial insecurity of any generation, with more than 80% saying they don’t have enough saved for retirement. It’s no surprise, then, that so many […]
Most people look forward to the day when they can say, ‘I will never again have to get up in the morning for something I haven’t chosen to do. I will spend today and tomorrow doing whatever I feel like.’ But for many, after a few months, the reality of filling all that time can […]
April! Can you believe it! We’ve made it through a full quarter of the year. How is everyone’s budget looking?
(Don’t forget, Americans. Tax returns are due this month. Get on it. No one wants to be standing in line at the post office the day the returns are due.)
Earlier this month (so, last week), a […]
If you haven’t already, you need to start saving up for your old age, today. Many forget that after a particular point in their lives, they will have to live off their pensions or social security benefits. There is no doubt that in order to save up, you have to work hard for a company […]
My office recently held a mid-career retirement seminar. I probably should have attended, but I didn’t. Unfortunately, due to the need to balance staffing, some slightly older (though not necessarily senior) members of my team attended and I held back. After all, I’m still early in my career, and there will be other seminars.
It was […]