PUBLISHED FRI, JUL 31 2020 8:15 AM EDT UPDATED FRI, JUL 31 2020 9:52 AM EDT
Parents look for solutions to financial pressures of special needs learning
For millions of students with disabilities and special needs in U.S. public and private schools, the shift to remote learning has created… Read More
Ten years have passed, and Lisa*, now 60, still asks herself, Why didn't I see it coming?
At the time, she and her husband, Andrew, were living well: a spacious home in a Chicago suburb, overseas travel, a kid in private… Read More
Retirement Income Summit: April 20-21, 2020 | Westin Chicago River North
Join us in Chicago for the industry’s premier retirement planning… Read More
A Conference about Women for All Advisors:
Pumping Up Your Niche
Many people say successful advisors in the future will have to have niche practices. Hear about the interesting client groups that these advisors service, and how that focus jump started their… Read More
The rate of remarriage has dropped over time for all age groups except the 55-and-older crowd: 57% in 2013 vs. 42% in 1960. For those who remarry and want to make sure certain assets get passed on to kids from a previous marriage, the solution is estate… Read More
It doesn’t matter if you are single and beginning a relationship, if you are in a long-term relationship, or if you are negotiating the breakup of a marriage--people often overlook the warning signals for the ways in which they might be taken advantage of… Read More
Divorce is expensive, often ruinously so. You don’t need an expert to tell you that. However, an expert can help couples going through it to soften the… Read More
Every 10 seconds a Boomer turns 60 years old. Gray divorce is what many boomers face. Among U.S. adults over age 50, the divorce rate has doubled since 1994. Contrary to expectations, long term marriages are not immune to divorce and the largest increase (55%) is in first time marriages of over 20 years. With transition and the uncertainty… Read More
If you've tied the knot again and hope to pass on assets to your kids from a previous marriage, don't overlook the importance of planning for when you pass away.
Many people lack even a basic will and the stakes can be higher if you do no estate planning when you remarry. As a result, your children could unintentionally be… Read More
One third of parents say that they will help their child pay back some or all of their student loans, according to a recent survey by College Ave Student Loans.
Student loan debt has skyrocketed to $1.5 trillion in the U.S.
Parents should make sure that they're balancing their long-term financial goals with helping their children finance higher education, advisors… Read More