Lower Jobless Rate, Improved Economy

Lower Jobless Rate, Improved Economy
Following a heady read from private-sector payroll numbers Wednesday from ADP ADP , where reported new jobs were well beyond 200K for the month of August and far surpassed the estimates in aggregate, we see mildly disappointing results this Friday for the BLS non-farm payroll report: 156K new jobs in August, beneath the 180K consensus. Unemployment rose to 4.4% from... Read More

4 Retiree Money Mistakes

4 Retiree Money Mistakes
In some ways, retirement has more financial complications than working life. Most retirees just want to relax and live off the money they’ve saved without worrying about a financial plan, but that attitude can lead to serious problems — up to and including running out of money in mid-retirement. Here are some of the most common retiree money mistakes and... Read More