A sales rep might be disguised as your financial planner

A sales rep might be disguised as your financial planner

Has anyone ever offered you a free financial plan analysis? Beware of flashy leather binders provided by sales reps advising you on the benefits of purchasing products to “improve” your financial plan. Most often, these agents are in the business of...
Retail stores may soon be your destination for healthcare

Retail stores may soon be your destination for healthcare

In the near future, retailers like Walmart and CVS may redefine the healthcare industry by establishing clinics within their stores. The store-within-a-store model has proved effective for banks, restaurants, and other merchants for a while now. It is believed these...
How soon should parents consider saving for college funds?

How soon should parents consider saving for college funds?

Soon. According to Beth Walker, a certified college planning specialist, parents should consider saving for college funds as soon as they can. “I joke that I should hang out in the labor and delivery room to get people to start earlier,” says Walker....