Have you thought about retirement this week? With the stock market closing at record highs, perhaps you are reviewing your year-end statement and admiring your progress with smiles all around. Or, maybe you are saying to yourself, "This is the year I will start saving for my retirement.
Retirement planning today has taken on many new dimensions that never had to be considered by earlier generations. For one, people are living longer.
Asset allocation is the process of selecting a mix of asset classes that closely matches an investor’s financial profile in terms of their investment preferences and tolerance for risk.
As the cost of a college education continues to rise, outpacing the rate of inflation, it is becoming beyond the reach of most people unless they have planned early on. For people starting a college savings plan today, questions arise as to the best way to save.