Make Contributions to an IRA Year-round
Do you only think about opening or adding to an IRA—Individual Retirement Account at tax time? If so, you should consider contributing to one, year-round. If you don't have an IRA, you can create one now. An IRA provides individuals a way to save money for retirement and save on income taxes. Having an IRA can be an important retirement savings tool no matter your age or employment status. Why not take a moment to check out these basics?
What Do You Need to Know About the New Vantage Score 3.0?
First created in 2006 by the big three credit bureaus - Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion - the Vantage Score has been redesigned with a new credit scoring model.
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The Crowdfunding Phenomena
What is crowdfunding? And what does it have to do with you? Perhaps nothing, or perhaps just not yet, but we think it's important enough for you to know about.
Though crowdfunding is regulated by the government, there are a couple of dangers you need to be aware of.
Who's Fighting For You?
Learn right here about consumer groups that tackle consumer issues for you. Each month, we'll feature a different group.
This month's featured consumer group:
Founded in 1958, AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives. AARP has grown to 40 million members and has offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. As the nation's largest membership organization for people 50+, AARP is leading a revolution in the way people view and live life after 50.