Healthcare

November 10, 2014

Aging America: Where are the Seniors?

For years we have been warned about the looming, profound impacts that the aging of the U.S. population will have on the country. Well, the gray […]
October 27, 2014

Middle Class Squeeze: 7 Things That Are No Longer Affordable

During debates and speeches, politicians often bring up the financial burden that’s placed on the middle class. So who, exactly is the “middle class?”  In its […]
October 20, 2014

What a Waste: Top 20 Money-Wasters

Do you ever stop to think about your daily money-wasters?  Well, you might want to start.  There are so many places in our daily routine where […]
September 18, 2014

Caregiving Costs Affect Finances, Employment & Retirement

More and more Americans are caregiving for loved ones, with 42% of working adults reporting they’ve provided unpaid care for an older family member within the […]
August 27, 2014

Bringing Up Baby: The New Price of Parenting

A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she becomes an adult, with families living in […]
August 19, 2014

Americans Are Flat-Out Broke

Despite improvement in certain areas of the economy, the Great Recession never truly ended for millions of Americans. Households across the nation are still trying to […]
July 10, 2014

What Does it Cost to Live the American Dream?

No idea is more central to Americans’ outlook than the American dream – the belief that with hard work and the freedom to pursue your destiny […]
July 9, 2014

The Rise of the Stay-At-Home Parent

The number of parents who are staying at home with their children is on the rise, and it isn’t just an increase in stay-at-home moms, either. […]