Americans are more confident in their savings for the first time in six years

People are feeling good about their finances, but should they be?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

Americans are more confident in their savings for the first time in six years

People are feeling good about their finances, but should they be?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

The four most depressing reasons why Americans are not saving any money

People are more confident about their finances for the first time in six years, but should they be?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2017

The Last Time Americans Were This Confident Of "Retiring Comfortably", Stocks Crashed

UMich consumer confidence surg.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 16th, 2018

Retirement Savings Are at an All-Time High, but Most Americans Still Have Work to Do

The good news? IRA and 401(k) balances have risen. The bad news? Countless workers are still far behind......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 15th, 2018

Charity Funds Take Off as Tax Law Reshapes Giving

U.S. taxpayers late last year flooded into charitable-giving vehicles known as donor-advised funds that distribute to nonprofits over time, a sign that the new tax law could reshape how Americans give away money for years to come......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 1st, 2018

6 Practical Stress-Reducing Hacks That Busy Professional Swear By

This year - for the first time in 10 years - was the first year that Americans' overall stress levels increased over the last year......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 18th, 2017

Trump’s Approval Rating Is Finally Going Up Thanks to the Economy—but Not by Much

Americans are more confident in the economy than they have been in 11 years, a new survey showed Monday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 18th, 2017

People are putting their homes at risk to buy Bitcoin

Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters Bitcoin hit a new all-time high on Monday. The cryptocurrency has soared over the last two years, and regular Americans have started to get interested. Some people have reportedly ta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2017

Today"s retirees are doing better than anyone expected — but it doesn"t look like their success will last

Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters Americans who have spent up to 20 years in retirement have been able to maintain their standard of living and keep their savings intact. It's unlikely that future re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2017

10 years after Madoff: Americans still losing their life savings to Ponzi schemes

There are more than a dozen new legal cases involving Ponzi schemes every month......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2017

In The Past 50 Years, Americans Have Seldom Been "More Confident" Than Today

The Conference Board's survey of Americans' Consumer Confidence surged to its highest since November 2000 in November,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 28th, 2017

Ready for the golden years? 8 facts on retirement savings

As Americans await the fate of their 401(k) contributions after tax reform, here are 8 facts to keep in mind about the nation's retirement read.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 31st, 2017

Ready for the golden years? 8 facts on retirement savings

Americans planning for their golden years got a few more grey hairs last week when Washington floated the idea of curtailing the tax-deferred contributions that workers make to their 401(k) accounts......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 30th, 2017

Weary of the Dark, These Two New England States Want a Time Zone Change

Winter is coming. Most Americans will turn their clocks back for daylight savings on Nov. 5, leading to long stretches of afternoon.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 25th, 2017

Is It Time to Divorce Your Bank?

An average American adult has had the same checking account for 16 years and older Americans have had the same account for 26 years. Is it time to look around?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 23rd, 2017

4 retirement savings goals to hit during your 40s

Follow this plan for your peak earning years, the time when family expenses balloon......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 20th, 2017

Colorado tops ranking of best states for aging Americans

It’s a truism that no one escapes the ravages of time. But where you spend your later years can have a huge impact on quality of life. According to a newly released U.S. News & World Report study, Colorado offers aging Americans the best opportunit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

Economic Preview: Hurricanes may make it look like U.S. ‘lost’ jobs for the first time since 2010

The United States last month might have suffered the first drop in eight years in how many Americans are working. But it’s not because something bad is brewing for the economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2017

97 Million American Workers Are Living Paycheck To Paycheck

As we’ve noted time and time again, the number of Americans scraping by with almost no money in their savings account (if t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 14th, 2017

Americans keep crushing it with their retirement savings

It’s happened again: Retirement savings account balances have hit all-time highs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 3rd, 2017