How to Save for College

Develop a PhilosophyHow much you save may also be influenced by your values. “Do you want to pay 100 percent of the cost of any school?,” said David Ressner, a financial adviser in St. Louis, Mo. “An amount equal to the cost of their in-state...

How Much Can Retirees Earn Without Paying Taxes?

Many retirees plan to earn extra income to supplement their retirement spending. But how much can a retired person earn without paying taxes? The answer to this question varies based on your situation. Understanding the tax rules surrounding retiree income can help...

9 Ways You Can Save Money on Summer Travel in 2022

*image from thehill 1. Travel during the cheapest part of summer.Every year starting in the last two weeks of August, prices drop significantly to most places. That’s because kids go back to school by then in many parts of the U.S.A., which removes family...

529 Plans for College Savings

What is a 529 plan?A 529 plan is a type of savings and investment account in which money grows tax-free as long as the withdrawals are for qualified education expenses. They are named after a section of the IRS code. There are two types of 529 plans: 529 college...