October 14

October 14

WEEKLY QUOTE“Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to get leisure.”BENJAMIN FRANKLINWEEKLY TIPA mental trick you can use to encourage consistent retirement saving – think of your monthly retirement contribution like a bill you need to pay.WEEKLY RIDDLEIn terms of date...
October 14

October 7

WEEKLY QUOTE“When anger rises, think of the consequences.”Kong Qui (Confucius)WEEKLY TIPIf you are nearing retirement age, ask your employer if it allows phased retirements. More companies are offering this option, which gives a worker the flexibility to shift from...
October 14

September 30

WEEKLY QUOTE“Each of us is full of too many wheels, screws, and valves to permit us to judge one another on a first impression or by two or three external signs.”ANTON CHEKHOVWEEKLY TIPWhen one or both spouses come into a marriage with considerable individual assets,...
October 14

September 23

WEEKLY QUOTE“The strongest natures, when they are influenced, submit the most unreservedly; it is perhaps a sign of their strength.”VIRGINIA WOOLFWEEKLY TIPIf you are 50 or older, remember that you can take advantage of catch-up contributions in your retirement...
October 14

September 16

WEEKLY QUOTE“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.”INDIRA GHANDIWEEKLY TIPSmart small-business owners hire a bookkeeper soon after launching their companies. Organized books can point out whether a business is successful and identify the areas in which it can...
October 14

September 9

WEEKLY QUOTE“Life is like a ten-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.”CHARLES M. SCHULTZWEEKLY TIPSome consumers pay $100 or more in ATM fees annually because they make withdrawals from third-party ATMs. If you bank with a major lender, try to make ATM...