Don’t be put off by high sticker price of private colleges

“Phillip Levine is breaking down a barrier: the well-founded fear among low-income and even middle-class families that an elite liberal arts college is out of the question.” Levine, a professor at Welleseley College, “designed a calculator to estimate how much an individual applicant will actually pay, after plugging in his or her family’s unique financial…

Analyze My Divorce Settlement

“Analyze My Divorce Settlement calculates how each spouse will fare financially under any proposed divorce agreement entered into the program.  This software gets to the bottom line—how much each spouse will have to spend  based on the details in a specific divorce agreement. For households and professionals.” Visit analyzemydivorcesettlement.com to learn more. Source: Financial Planning…

A great tutorial on Medicare

Kiplinger’s just published an excellent article “FAQs about Medicare” by Kimberly Langford. It is mandatory reading for persons approaching age 65 as well as a great refresher for those already on Medicare. Check out: http://www.kiplinger.com/article/insurance/T027-C000-S002-faqs-about-medicare.htmlFor a much more detailed explanation of the complexities of Medicare I highly recommend the book  Medicare Demystified: A physician helps…

Got credit card complaints? Call your card issuer!

“The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau received more than 26,000 complaints regarding credit cards last year, with billing the most common reason. But intense competition in the industry means credit card companies can be responsive if cardholders call.” Read : Here’s proof that disputing your credit-card bill could be worth it http://www.marketwatch.com/story/heres-proof-that-disputing-your-credit-card-bill-could-be-worth-it-2017-04-13The CFPB is the consumer’s…