A Dichotomy of Financial Feelings

Finances can inspire a variety of emotions…from excitement and happiness to fear and even dread.

Many Americans Appear to Have a Discouraged Outlook on Retirement, But There’s Hope

Only 21 percent of future retirees say life in retirement will be better, and 28 percent of recent retirees say life is worse in retirement, according to a new Nationwide Retirement Institute® survey (PDF).

Eight College Teams Set to Take Part in the Finals of the 2017 Financial Planning Challenge

Students to display their financial planning knowledge at the 2017 FPA Annual Conference DENVER (September 19, 2017) –The Financial Planning Association® (FPA®), Ameriprise Financial and the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) are pleased to announce the 2017 Financial Planning Challenge finalists. This competition, which is jointly sponsored by the three groups, […]

Beware of Stock Fraud in the Wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

It may not be possible to predict when the next natural disaster will take place. What you can count on is that when it happens, scammers will try to take advantage of the situation. The tips below will help you protect yourself at any time.

The State of Advice: Who’s Missing From This Picture?

Financial advice and guidance experiences frequently neglect the non-breadwinner spouse, children and “one-timers,” and in doing so, miss a valuable opportunity to connect with consumers…

Caregiving Is Risky Business for Family Caregivers

Nine out of 10 non-professional family caregivers feel that it’s important to provide a good quality of life for the person they care for, like helping, and enjoy spending time with the care recipient. However, many caregivers are providing care at their own risk.

Protect Your Financial Future After a Divorce

A divorce can be draining—both emotionally and financially—especially later in life. And more and more people are getting divorced later in life.

Market Watch: Understanding Record Highs

After briefly stumbling the week of September 4, domestic indexes notched significant gains last week and hit record highs.

Generation Why?

Millennials, once referred to as “Generation Y,” are poised to inherit a rapidly changing world. They are reaching adulthood in the midst of incredible technological advances and an ever-changing environment.

Equifax Releases Details on Cybersecurity Incident, Announces Personnel Changes

As part of the company’s ongoing review of the cybersecurity incident announced September 7, 2017, Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today made personnel changes and released additional information regarding its preliminary findings about the incident.