posted on Friday, September 19, 2014
No matter your age, you should always be preparing for two things: emergencies and retirement
Both debit cards and credit cards have their merits as financial tools. Here's a definitive guide as to when and how you should use them.
posted on Thursday, September 18, 2014
Whether you need to get a grip on your spending, boost your savings or figure out another part of your finances, September is the month to get it done!
We continue to expect the Fed to again cut its bond purchase program and remain on pace to
exit QE by year end.
Despite recent weakness, bonds continue to discount the pace and magnitude of Fed rate
Over the past week, the LPL Financial Current Conditions Index (CCI) fell nine points, but it
remains in the range of recent post-recession highs.
Buying stocks after the various QE programs were announced by the Federal Reserve was
generally a profitable decision for investors.
posted on Wednesday, September 17, 2014
You don't want them to go underwater financially, but you realize they also need to learn some responsibility. Here's a guide to what you should (and shouldn't) help pay for during college.
posted on Tuesday, September 16, 2014
With many students recently back to school to start another year, the question persists: how do we help them get better at managing their finances?
posted on Thursday, September 11, 2014
The combination of additional cuts to overnight borrowing rates and the announcement of the ABS purchase program was slightly more than expected from the ECB.
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