Retirement loan

How to Tackle Student Debt for Mid-Career Federal Employees

As a federal employee in the middle of your career, you probably feel that your financial resources are being pulled in various directions, for example towards children, marriage and home ownership. In addition to these priorities, student debt, whether it’s persistence in undergraduate education or returning to school later in …

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I am 60 years old and have $ 1 million in my retirement accounts. My house needs a new roof. Should I use my savings to cover repairs?

Dear MarketWatch, I am single and have a house that I have deferred repairs to, such as a new roof and improved electrical system. The house was built in 1925 and the previous owner has been remodeled but didn’t care about the electrical upgrade. I would love to install solar …

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Opinion: Why retirees are better to be safe than sorry

There is a limit to the happiness that money can buy. This is one of the most provocative lessons I take from a recent survey of retirees conducted by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI). Conducted last fall, the EBRI surveyed 2,000 retirees aged 62 to 75 with less than …

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Should retirees sell their homes in this hot housing market?

Home prices hit record highs in May and the market is showing no immediate signs of slowing down. With prices soaring, retirees may be considering selling their homes for cash. But before you call a real estate agent and list your home, it’s important to determine if it’s really the …

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How to pay those next college bills

Man counting tuition with calculator. getty The day has finally come to send Junior to college and let’s face it. You didn’t save much for it. In fact, if you’re like many parents, you might not have saved anything at all. If you don’t want your child to be struggling …

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Electrical Workers Local 369 Benefits and Retirement Fund gives notice of safety incident

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Electrical Workers Local 369 Benefits and Retirement Fund (the “Fund”) is providing notice of a recent incident that may affect the security of information of certain individuals. On May 24, 2021, the Fund has discovered suspicious activity on its network …

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White berated for picking Arsenal with retired jibe aimed at Gunners

Brighton center-half Ben White has been asked about his decision to pick Arsenal, with Danny Mills joking that he certainly didn’t go there to win trophies. Reports from the weekend confirmed that Arsenal had has reached a deal to sign the 23-year-old in a £ 50million transfer. White shone on …

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RMF aims for reverse growth of the mortgage market by simplifying the qualification of borrowers

Reverse Mortgage Funding, LLC (RMF) aims to grow the reverse mortgage market by taking a new, streamlined approach to the borrower qualification process. That’s according to a presentation made by the company at the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) virtual summer meeting this month, as well as direct conversations …

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“I want to live a more comfortable retirement, without financial stress and in my own home”

In Retirement income Friday July 16, 2021 It was while Jean Kittson was spending hours swinging on the veranda of the house that she realized: “I am sitting on a gold mine! You can be like me and spend idle hours rocking on the porch at home, watching the world …

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