The death of a spouse can be a scary time for a widow or widower. It may seem like there is nothing you can do, but in fact there are a few things you must do immediately and several more to do as soon as possible. Here is a list to help you protect yourself and move forward financially.
With all the many kinds of investment opportunities out there to choose from, you may feel like it's impossible to understand what your financial advisor is telling you to do. If you don't understand, don't buy the security. It's your money. Be sure you know what you're invested in.
If you're approaching 65, you'll want to know how Medicare works. This easy-to-read article lays it all out. Learn about Medicare Part A, Part B, and Part D. Learn about Supplemental Insurance to cover what Medicare doesn't. And learn about Medicare Advantage plans, also known as Part C, the all-in-one alternative to original Medicare.
When you're starting a business, choosing the entity of your business has major personal, legal and tax implications you'll want to consider. Here in one article is everything you need to know to choose between a sole proprietorship, and various forms of corporations and partnerships.