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A lot of people use mobile payment services like Venmo or PayPal these days. It’s a convenient way to handle payment transfers, and most use it to transfer money between families and friends. However, many self-employed people also use itREAD MORE

In our society of instant gratification, it is no surprise that fewer than four in 10 Americans could pay a surprise $1,000 bill from savings. Nearly one in five Americans did not save any money in 2021, according to recent data. Clearly,READ MORE

If you are enrolled in Medicare, you can make changes to your insurance coverage once a year, during the Open Enrollment period. This period starts on October 15th and runs through December 7th each year. It applies whether you haveREAD MORE

Quarter in Review Global capital markets continued to struggle during the third quarter of 2022. Persistently hot inflation and the prospect of additional interest rate hikes continued to weigh on investor sentiment. Demand for goods and services remains strong despiteREAD MORE

Americans are the most generous humans on the planet. In 2021, we gave nearly five hundred million dollars to about 1.5 million charitable organizations. The charities that received all this money are vital to the many critical programs that ourREAD MORE