Family Loans: Should You Lend It or Give It Away?

Be sure you know what you're getting into before you agree to a family loan.

Making the Most of Your 401(k) in Your 20s

Retirement may seem far away, but starting to save in a 401(k) in your 20s is one of the best things you can do for your future self. Here's why.

10 Tips for Keeping Your Accounts Secure

How to stay ahead of the cybersecurity curve and combat increasingly sophisticated attacks.

SLATs: An Estate-Planning Strategy for Couples

A spousal lifetime access trust (SLAT) allows access to assets while helping to keep them out of your taxable estate.

How Do You Save for Vacations & Travel?

Mark Riepe and Cindy Scott discuss how financial planning can help you save for short-term goals like travel and vacations without adding risk to your long-term financial future.

What Is a Robo-Advisor?

If it isn't a robot, what is a robo-advisor?

Optimism Versus Reality

Investors are optimistic they'll achieve their financial goals, thanks to access to more investment options. But many investors also don't feel in control of their finances.

Comparing Education Savings Accounts

You have a variety of choices when it comes to saving for your child's education: 529 plans, Coverdell ESAs, and custodial accounts. Let's review your choices.

8 Financial Steps to Prioritize During a Divorce

Learn what financial steps to prioritize during a divorce, including calculating net worth, freezing certain assets, reviewing beneficiaries, and more.

How to Talk about Long-Term Care with Loved Ones

Starting a conversation with loved ones about long-term care can be intimidating, however, having the talk can help both parties plan ahead and make important decisions together.