Catching Up on Retirement Savings

Catching Up on Retirement Savings

Most everyone knows that you want to start saving in your twenties.  You get out of college and get a job you should start saving, but this is not always possible.  When you first get out of college you have living expenses…

Build Wealth for Early Retirement

Build Wealth for Early Retirement

If given the option most people would chose to retire early.  In order to retire early one must be able to have enough money saved in time.  So you have to find ways to build your wealth so that you can retire…

Retirement Saving Options for Small Businesses

Retirement Saving Options for Small Businesses

Small businesses do not have the same needs as large businesses; this is true even for retirement savings account.  There are many different types of retirement savings accounts and some will work better for small businesses than others.  A Simple IRA…

Tips on how to save money in a tough economy

Tips on how to save money in a tough economy

With the economy in the shape it is in many are looking for ways to save more money where they can. This can be a difficult thing for some to do. Some may even think that they don’t have time to do…

Is a Reverse Mortgage Right for You

There are commercials everywhere about reverse mortgages, but they don’t always give you all the information on what it really is. They don’t always say what the qualifications are, or even explain amounts. So how do you know if a reverse mortgage…

Credit Unions Showing That Financial Literacy is Top Priority

Credit Unions Showing That Financial Literacy is Top Priority

Credit unions across the country are stepping it up when it comes to financial literacy. They have been making this a top priority amongst their branches. With various techniques they have been paving the way for financial literacy amongst everyone, including the…

It is Increasingly Difficult for Banks to Serve the Poor In Changing Market

It is Increasingly Difficult for Banks to Serve the Poor In Changing Market

Things are changing in the world of banking today. These changes are making it more and more difficult to make the lower income households. Not only that, but these changes could cause the lower income households to have to pay more for…

Take Your Industry Education to the Next Level

Take Your Industry Education to the Next Level

The OLA Compliance University is offering an amazing educational experience for any who are interested. You do not have to be a member to attend, but it does help with tuition. They offer a large amount of information for you to be…

Small Businesses are Looking Up According to Survey

Small Businesses are Looking Up According to Survey

2011 was a hard year for most businesses. It seems as though that things are looking up for them so far this year. Signs of recovery in the small business section are everywhere. Capital 1 Bank has done a survey of small…

Prepaid Cards and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Prepaid Cards and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has taken an interest in prepaid cards.  They are looking at the regulations and the safety of the money on the card.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering new rules to help protect the customer and…