Contribute to a 529 College Savings Plan With Gift Cards

Parents contributing to a 529 college savings plan may find it difficult, if not a little time-consuming, to transfer cash and checks that their children receive on their birthdays, Christmas and other celebrations into the popular college savings fund. Instead of not knowing if their cash gift is going to pay for college or for …

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3 Home Improvements Newbies Should Tackle

If you’re a first-time homeowner, you likely have a list of renovations. Address these three areas in your first year: Your appliancesInsulation, andLandscaping Appliances with the Energy-Star rating can save you on your utilities. According to one study, one energy-efficient machine can save you $50 a year. Check your insulation. If you have an attic, …

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Nearing Retirement but Haven’t Saved? 4 Smart Solutions

If youre nearing retirement and havent saved much for it, youre not alone. Forty-eight percent of workers age 55 or older say they have less than $100,000 in savings and investments, according to a 2016 retirement confidence survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute. They may not want to rely on Social Security to fund …

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