What a Difference a Decade Makes

As the economic expansion hits the 10-year mark around midyear, you will be reading a lot of articles about how Americans are faring financially these days compared to a decade ago. An interesting side note is how people have changed their financial habits and practices….

Are Married Women Faced with Greater Risks in Retirement?

A study on the National Retirement Risk Index found that 46% of married women are at risk in retirement — compared with about 39% of single women. This seems counter-intuitive – aren’t two earners able to combine resources and thus collectively build more retirement security? Not necessarily…