Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 3:12 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Chances are if you inherited money, you spent it on something that didn’t turn into long-term wealth.

Friday, May 15, 2015 4:08 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

Assisted living is expensive, and there are alternatives to it like personal home care that may be less expensive. The point is that seniors need a long-term care plan.

Monday, February 23, 2015 7:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

The Roth IRA and the Roth 401(k) are funded with after-tax dollars, but qualified distributions are tax-free in retirement.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 11:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

When it comes to giving financial gifts, fairness doesn’t necessarily mean giving equally.

Monday, January 13, 2014 7:00 am
By Judy Martel ·

One of the biggest conundrums for wealthy parents is how to teach their kids the value of work.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 6:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

American retirees are planning to leave a lot of money to their children.

Wednesday, December 04, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel ·

Think a financial windfall would solve all your problems? In fact, it may create some.

Monday, December 17, 2012 6:25 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Five estate tax proposals could make it harder for Mom and Dad to pass their business or their money to the kids.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 10:06 am
By Crissinda Ponder ·

It’s Hump Day and we have your midweek money musings ready, here on

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 9:18 am
By Kim Fulscher ·

Bankrate has compiled some mouthwatering information for your financial world, starting with the best burgers.

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