20 Best & Worst States for Taxpayer Value
WalletHub’s study factors in infrastructure, education, health and three other categories of state government services.
Government Pension ‘Millionaires’ Outearn Private Sector
A private-sector worker would need a 401(k) balance of $768,940 to match the retirement income of his public-sector counterpart, writes Andrew Biggs of AEI.
What’s Your State’s Dividend Income Tax?
Some states collect no extra tax on top of the federal dividend income tax, while some add an additional levy as high as 13.3%.
Top 10 Best States for 401(k) Plans
The best states for 401(k)s based on the concentration of strong plans, as measured by design, management and performance, are ranked by Judy Diamond Associates.
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.