Senate Freezes Tax Rate, Hikes Earned Income CreditThe Massachusetts Senate has voted to freeze the state's income tax rate at the current 5.15 percent while gradually increasing the earned income tax credit for low-income working families.
Financial Planning By The Decades: When You Are 50Your 50s. These are typically your prime earning years, as well as the decade when retirement begins to come within view.
Divorce And KidsChildren are the innocent bystanders in a divorce.
Mid-Year Tax Planning For Those Miscellaneous ItemsIn order to take advantage of tax credits, you need to know what's available.
Financial Goals For RetireesIf you haven’t planned well for retirement you may find yourself coming up short.
Will There Be Enough Money In Retirement?The more money you have saved the more options you will have in retirement.
My Social Security Benefit Will Be Enough For RetirementTreat Social Security benefits as a bonus, not your main source of income.
Does Mom Have Enough Money? According to the National Council on Aging, more than 13 million older adults are considered economically insecure, living on less than $22,000 a year.
7 Deductions That Lower Your Taxable IncomeMost folks looking for tax deductions focus on things like mortgage interest, real estate taxes and charitable donations. But tax rule changes that applied in 2013 made them less valuable in cutting taxes for an increasing number of taxpayers.
What Women Need To Know About Social SecurityAlmost half of all elderly unmarried females rely on Social Security for 90% or more of their income.
How Much Income Will You Need In Retirement?Some experts believe you are going to need a million dollars saved for a comfortable retirement.
Happy Birthday Boomers!Today 10,000 Baby Boomers turned 65. Another 10,000 will turn 65 tomorrow.