Posts Tagged ‘Dan Caplinger’

3 easy moves to make your money last your lifetime

3 easy moves to make your money last your lifetime

Saving for retirement was easier in yesteryear, when many workers had pensions to look forward to -- and lived shorter lives, too, requiring less in the way of retirement savings. Here in 2016, though, relatively [...]

5 things I wish I’d known about money in my 20s

5 things I wish I’d known about money in my 20s

by: Matthew Frankel, Selena Maranjian, Dan Caplinger, Eric Volkman, and Jason Hall When it comes to saving and investing, nobody's perfect -- especially 20-somethings. It's only natural to have some misconceptions and make some mistakes [...]

These 7 favorite tax breaks are on the chopping block

These 7 favorite tax breaks are on the chopping block

by: Dan Caplinger Despite their well-known tendencies to procrastinate, American taxpayers always like to have at least some sense of what they're likely to owe on their tax returns. Unfortunately, the government doesn't always provide [...]

The little-known retirement match you can’t afford to miss

The little-known retirement match you can’t afford to miss

by: Dan Caplinger To give people an incentive to boost their retirement savings, many employers offer matching contributions for 401(k) plans. But the best match ever doesn't come from any employer. Instead, it comes [...]

4 Tips to Help 20-Somethings Manage Their Debt

4 Tips to Help 20-Somethings Manage Their Debt

Debt can be a heavy burden on anyone, no matter what their age, but increasingly, young adults are starting out deeper in the hole. by Dan Caplinger A recent report from credit-score provider FICO shows [...]

Money Lessons From Mom

Money Lessons From Mom

by Dan Caplinger My mom passed away 10 years ago. She never had the chance to meet her granddaughter, but she did leave a valuable inheritance for my daughter and our entire family for generations [...]

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