20 Best & Worst U.S. Cities for Saving Money
Savers don’t get much help today, but a new survey by GoBakingRates found that some cities may be easier to save in than others.
LTCI Payouts Rose 13% in 2013
Payouts could more than quadruple in the next 20 years, the American Association for Long Term Care Insurance predicted.
Northern States at Top, Southern States Bottom, in Income Security
The number of Americans living paycheck to paycheck reaches farther up the income scale than stereotypes might suggest.
Best & Worst States for Fiscal Health
The Mercatus Center ranked the states using four measures of short- and long-term financial health.
10 Best & Worst Tax States for Retirees
ThinkAdvisor highlights the five best and five worst states from a Kiplinger study on the tax environment for retirees.
Climate Change Is Today’s Problem
People warn about what climate change will mean for our future, but it is no longer about our future. The impacts are being felt now.
10 Best States for Business Taxes
The Tax Foundation released its 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index, which used five key factors to determine rankings.
20 Best & Worst States for Pension Funding
Public employees of some states find their retirement plans imperiled through bloated promises and mismanagement, while employees of other states are better off.
Saving in 529 Plans Continues to Rise
Assets in 529 college savings plans increased slightly in the second quarter of 2013, according to data from Strategic Insight.
Down and Out in Memphis; Movin’ On Up in Salt Lake City
Location, location, location, goes the old adage—usually in the context of pricey real estate. But a new Harvard-Berkeley study suggests that location may be even more important to poor Americans seeking upward mobility.