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Coping with College Loans

Paying them down and managing their financial impact. Is student loan debt weighing on the economy? Probably. Total student loan debt in America is now around $1.5 trillion, having tripled since 2008. The average indebted college graduate leaves campus…

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Legislation Watch: Summer 2018

Recent Developments Tariffs on imported metals from European Union, Mexico, and Canada now in effect. On June 1, the U.S. applied 25% excise taxes on steel imported from these trading partners and 10% tariffs on imported aluminum from these…

Insurance

How Much Do You Really Know About Long-Term Care?

Separating some eldercare facts from some eldercare myths. How much does eldercare cost, and how do you arrange it when it is needed? The average person might have difficulty answering those two questions, for the answers are not widely…

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Monthly Economic Update: June 2018

U.S. Economy: Trade War Poses Growth Risks to Construction, Manufacturing, Farming Sectors, Among Others Job growth remains strong as more companies struggle to find available workers. U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in May, resulting in the 92-straight month of…