The importance of long-term planning effects the quality of elder care.
Financial Literacy

Long-term care planning

With about 10,000 Americans turning 65 each day, many families are making decisions about elder care. Due to the complexity and importance of these decisions, elder-care planning should include working with financial and estate-planning professionals who are experts at protecting assets and paying for care, if needed. [read more…]

Charlene Crowell

New Forms of Predatory Lending: Unsafe Installment Loans, Open Lines of Credit

Over the past decade, no state has authorized either predatory payday or car title loans. That consumer financial progress came about through a combination of state and local advocates working with state lawmakers to bring a sense of financial fairness to their local communities. [read more…]