RETIREMENT PLANNING BY BIRTHDAY MILESTONES

Between the ages of 50 and 72, there are many situations that can affect your retirement.  Let’s discuss some of the situations. You are 50:  Play ‘catch up!’  At age 50, you can contribute $6500.00 or more to your 401(k) or 403(b) for a total of up to...

Understanding Your FICO Score & How It Is Calculated

You can see your FICO score just about anywhere. You know it affects your ability to get loans and influences the interest rate on that loan. But how the heck do they create it. The exact algorithm is still a mystery, and likely to remain so, but here are some factors...