Read through the Financial Planning category's journal entries.

Retire-what?

With a confused glance and furrowed eyebrows my friend leaned in and asked, “Wait, you’re already saving for retirement?”.  For many 20-somethings this thought isn’t uncommon – why save for retirement when we have so many other things...

Make 2017 your year to dump student debt!

A growing chorus of voices from millennials (those born between roughly 1980 and 2000) have centered around the load of student that plagues many of them.  High student loans coupled with a lethargic labor market and stagnant wages have increased...

Tips to Help You Retire Early

Think you’re ready to hop off the hamster wheel? It’s getting harder to do. In 2014, just 4 percent of Americans expect to retire before age 55, compared with 15 percent in 1995, a Gallup poll says. Check your preparedness by seeing if you have...