Why I Prefer Retirement Savings Over College Savings |  Personal finance

Why I Prefer Retirement Savings Over College Savings | Personal finance

(Maurie Backman) As someone who graduated from college with a modest pile of debt (and that’s after staying in public school and working throughout college to pay a lot of my expenses along the way), when I had kids I told myself early on that I would do my best to fund their college education…

When is it good to be selfish with your money?  |  Personal finance

When is it good to be selfish with your money? | Personal finance

Lauren Schwahn Amid rising inflation, interest rates, and fears of a recession, money is getting tighter for many people—and probably you, too. Still, there may be charities you want to support, friends or family asking for financial help, and things you want to buy for yourself. It is possible to do these things even to…