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A Guide to Giving and Lending Money

Has a friend or relative ever asked you for a sizeable loan or financial gift? Handling this situation can be tricky. You don’t want to damage your relationship, but you also need to do what’s right for yourself. With a careful approach, however, you can smoothly manage whatever request comes your way. Saying Yes [...]

A Guide to Giving and Lending Money2019-07-05T14:48:25-05:00

Why Women Beat Out Men in Investing

 According to a recent study by SigFig, a portfolio platform, women are more likely to make money when investing than men. In this study, SigFig looked at 750,000 portfolios and analyzed the anonymized data by gender. In 2014, female investors had 12 percent better returns than male investors. This means that, with $100,000 to invest [...]

Why Women Beat Out Men in Investing2019-06-25T16:27:54-05:00

Preparing for Retirement After a Divorce

Men and women nearing retirement who have gone through a divorce are less likely to feel financially prepared than married couples. Women are most likely to feel financially unprepared than men and this is for good reason: According to a recent ING U.S. study, divorced women have, on average, $34,000 less in total retirement [...]

Preparing for Retirement After a Divorce2019-06-26T02:10:17-05:00

Four Essential Steps For Financial Stability After Your Divorce

Are you worried about financial stability after your divorce? If you are going through a divorce, you are probably experiencing one of the most difficult periods of your life. It’s normal to feel a range of emotions, from fear, anger, and panic, to disappointment, numbness, and grief. It’s important to recognize that what you [...]

Four Essential Steps For Financial Stability After Your Divorce2019-06-26T02:01:35-05:00