529 Plans are great vehicles for saving for college. But it's important to know the rules before making any withdrawals.
New Life Expectancy Tables impact RMDs in 2022. Read this before taking your required minimum distribution.
Money isn't everything when it comes to retirement planning. There are social and psychological aspects to consider too.
Year-end tax planning may look different this year, pending new tax laws. Here are some strategies to consider.
There are many financial mistakes that can mess up your retirement. Here are some tips to help you live the retirement of your dreams.
#GivingTuesday is about giving back in whatever way you can. Here are some ideas that go beyond writing a check, helping you to decide how you can make a difference.
Learn how Cyber Monday and Black Friday compare. Discover additional resources to keep you safe while researching and shopping this holiday season.
Small Business Saturday encourages community members to shop locally. Your local businesses need your support. Here's how they're innovating and how you can participate.
Mutual funds must make regular capital gain distributions to shareholders. Here's how it works, as well as what to expect for tax planning.
If you are not enrolled in an employer-sponsored health plan, you have until December 15 to get coverage for you and your family.
It's important to think big when considering your dreams. But to get things done, you may need to take a step back and think small. Here's why.
"Plan for tomorrow" seems like sensible advice. Yet a surprising number of people leave no estate plan in place for their survivors.
The Social Security Administration announced a substantial COLA increase for Social Security recipients.
Are you prepared to retire before (or after) your spouse? Have you considered how this retirement gap will impact your relationship?
The annual Medicare Open Enrollment Period is about to begin. This is the time to make changes to your plan. Here's what you need to know.
One of the most overlooked concerns that couples fail to discuss is how their retirement goals align with each other. Here's what you need to know when thinking about retirement.
FAFSA for 2022-2023 School Year Opens on October 1. It's advisable to submit your application as early as possible.
Fee-only financial planner, Howard Hook, discusses the importance of financial planning and how to select the right planner for your family.
There have been 4 student loan payment pauses since the start of the pandemic. The latest, and likely final, pause extends repayment obligations once again.
Contributing to a 401(k) is great. But you need to do more to ensure you reap the plan's full benefits.
College may become more affordable with the NJ College Affordability Act. Here's what you need to know.
Are your retirement dreams compatible with your partners' dreams? Here are some things to consider before the big day.
Predicting the future of tax laws would be a great magic trick. It would make tax planning and financial planning so much easier. But since we can only make educated guesses, here are some tips.
529 plans are a popular way to save for education and offer some tax advantages. Learn more about their features (and drawbacks) here.
In your 20s, you can afford to make some money mistakes. Here are 6 common mistakes we see, and how you can avoid them.
When you're sick or injured, the last thing you need is for your medical claim to be denied. Here are some tips on how to appeal a Medicare denial.
In Part Two of our series on how to pay for retirement, we discuss three additional ways to raise cash in retirement.
How to pay for retirement is a crucial and often overlooked question. Here are three viable income sources to consider.
It's important to keep a record of your financial world, but how long to keep certain financial documents is a common question. Here are some tips.
Dying can be expensive, not to mention traumatic for loved ones. Here are some things you may want to consider ahead of time to ease their burden - and save money.
The Federal tax filing and payment deadline has been extended. But some dates remain the same. Here's what you need to know about this tax season.
A third stimulus bill has been signed into law. It provides assistance through stimulus checks, expanded unemployment benefits, and more.