Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Doing triage in deciding what stays and what goes will become a more immediate need once your house sells and you know the floor plan of your new home.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Try to arrange for a short-term stay of a few days in a senior living center to see how good it fits with your senior parent.

Monday, March 04, 2013 4:42 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Nearly 80 percent of boomers don’t think they’ll be able to count on their own children for either financial or physical care.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 8:00 am
By Dan Miranda · Bankrate.com

Some celebs hit the big time after they were fired from their jobs. These are isolated events, so try not to get any ideas.

Sunday, November 06, 2011 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

I talked to my Aunt Thummie today. She’s the last of my mother’s dozen brothers and sisters. At 91, she has outlived them all. Until recently, her retirement was an active one. She was able to drive and travel, then she had some setbacks and she’s moved into an assisted living facility. I called and