Vacations Over: Stock Market Takes a Nose Dive

Stocks and bonds tumbled worldwide this week, as investors reacted to stretched valuations and the ongoing fear of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s “tapering.” As early as September, the Fed may reduce its $85 billion monthly rate of ...

Is The Irish Lotto Still Popular?

Did you know that the Irish Lottery currently contributes 32 cents for every Euro that is earned? Another interesting fact about the national lottery of the Irish people is that it is has contributed hundreds of millions of Euros to various ...

5 Must-Haves for Your Retirement Toolkit

Are you building a nice garden home, a castle, or heading for life in a cardboard box? Earlier this year, the Employer Benefit Research Institute issued its annual Retirement Confidence Survey. If the findings are any indication, we should all ...

Financial Papers: What to Keep or Toss

During tax season, you probably found yourself surrounded by piles of papers — and wondering how long to keep all that stuff. For tax documents — and all your other financial paperwork — here’s your answer. What How Long to Keep Why Tax ...