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Seniors shoulder a surprisingly large credit card debt burden
Younger generations of Americans have long looked up to their elders as paragons of good financial common sense. The "Greatest Generation" managed to get through the country's toughest economic conditions with a dogged attitude about saving and minimal spending. So it's surprising to find out that many seniors are facing high levels of credit card debt. more
Five vital questions to prepare for your financial future
Have you ever wondered if you'll be able to afford retirement? Do you question if your finances will keep you afloat if your family were to experience a medical emergency or another expensive and unplanned event? Take one hour to review your finances and discover if there are areas where your plans can be stronger. more
Roth IRA Conversion Points to Consider
It seems that nearly every day, some sort of advertisement, article or promotion regarding the 2010 changes for Roth IRA conversions comes our way. This is a potentially great option for some individuals. However, most of what we see looks more like a sales pitch than real financial advice. more