After the economy suffered a downturn and my employer cancelled their health insurance program in 2010, I switched to individual insurance and started to leverage the power of a health savings account. Long-time readers will recall that it was not only the awesome tax benefits that made the HSA such an attractive choice, but that … Continue reading A Long-Term Approach For Your HSA
That’s the premise of a new book by Charles Farrell, “Your Money Ratios: 8 Simple Tools for Financial Security at Every Stage of Life.” The book lives up to its title—people at any stage of life can pick this up and figure out exactly how they relate to where they should be, according to Farrell. … Continue reading Can We Boil Down Personal Finance to Simple Ratios?
Planning for any "end date" is tricky business. What happens when it doesn't come as planned? Here are a few suggestions.