Weekend Reads: New Ideas for Retirement Planning and Financial Freedom

How to plan and enjoy life after your career Artwork by Mark Long The daily grind of work can take its toll, especially after decades. What if you had more…

Financial planning and investing to cut your tax bill

Published: 10:00 AM June 9, 2022 Updated: 11:03 AM June 9, 2022 What actions can you take to secure your finances as petrol, electricity, and food bills soar? Matt Goddard,…

Smart personal finance management tips to apply today

Big financial decisions and day-to-day money management can be daunting. Understanding how much we should be spending and what will determine the steps needed to make large repayments. The tips…

Women close the trust gap with men when it comes to money

Amnajkhetsamtip | Istock | Getty Images Women are getting closer to men when it comes to their self-rated financial prowess, according to recent research. Overall, 55% of women and 60%…

Personal finance advice is useless if we don’t address the emotional side of money

Financial literacy — the ability to understand how money works in your life — is considered the secret to taking control of your finances. Knowledge is power, as the saying…

How to Find a Financial Advisor or Planner at Any Age

When considering hiring a financial adviser or planner, age matters, meaning your age and your needs at this point in your life. Throughout your life, your goals, income, and circumstances…

Does social media influence financial and investment decisions?

With more than half of the world’s population present on social media, it’s no surprise that it spills over into different aspects of our daily lives. From purchasing decisions to…

How much does a financial planner cost? Tariff structures, services

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however,…

How to Fight Inflation, According to Financial Advisors

American consumers have been hit by rising prices on all sides, from gas and groceries to clothing and appliances. US inflation stood at 8.3% in April, close to the record…

Why 2022 was a dangerous time to retire – and what to do about it

mdphoto16 | E+ | Getty Images It’s a scary time for new retirees. Stocks have plunged this year. Bonds, which traditionally serve as ballast when stocks falter, also suffered. Both…