7 years after the meltdown, most people are still trying to recover, according to this study.
Financial worries are increasingly causing Americans to delay major events such as getting married or buying a home.
Along with both spouses being able to handle the family’s finances, it’s also important to put together a listing of accounts, insurance policies, health care directives, powers of attorney and wills.
Many banks suffered financially as a result of falling home prices as some were heavily involved in offering risky mortgage loans.
Over the past 4 1/2 years, 10 million jobs have been added to private sector payrolls with 4.1 million jobs going to women.
Individual giving is on the rise and could explode in the next 50 years.
These charts help to understand how yields and consumer attitudes have affected CD rates.
It’s still mostly quiet on the inflation front, and that’s not necessarily a good thing.
Young adults have adopted a financial habit from their great-grandparents’ generation.
The wealth effect isn’t kicking in, as consumers remain cautious with their finances.