Category Archives: Finances

Savvy Senior: Helping an aging parent deal with finances

QUESTION: Can you offer any tips on helping an elderly parent with her finances? My 82-year-old mother is having trouble keeping up with her bills, and I just found out that she has been making a lot of small contributions … Continue reading

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Youth group finances face scrutiny

MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Youth Association faces continuing scrutiny after being unable to provide enough information for an audit as requested by the town council. This is the second time auditors have been unable to form a report for the … Continue reading

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Address your financial concerns and take control of your finances

A great first step when managing your finances is to identify any concerns you have about money. Being able to pinpoint the particulars will help you develop a plan of action. For example, if you want to invest in stocks … Continue reading

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Helping an aging parent with their finances

Dear Savvy Senior Can you offer any tips on helping an elderly parent with their finances? My 82-year-old mother is having some trouble keeping up with her bills, and I just found out that she has been making a lot … Continue reading

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Help finances 5 ways

December 26, 2015 1:01 AM Help finances 5 ways Keep eye to future while minding present Statepoint

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Hamden finances, policing, youth top Leng’s agenda

#x201c;This victory inspires me to work hard every day as mayor,#x201d; he said. #x201c;A lot of people talk about how a two-year term is really short #x2014; after a six-month term, two years seems pretty good.#x201d; Finances continue to be … Continue reading

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UK public finances worse than expected; oil edges higher – live

Following the poor UK public finances figures and the reasonable US GDP numbers – which show why the Federal Reserve was happy to raise US rates – the pound has fallen back. Sterling has fallen to an eight month low … Continue reading

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Some lenders judge you on much more than finances

Among thousands of factors is whether you type your name with proper capitalization or in all capital letters. If you fill in your name in all caps, youre a much higher risk, said Douglas Merrill, founder and chief executive of … Continue reading

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Family finances: Your taxes and the season of giving

For the vast majority of families, the federal estate tax is not a problem. The 2015 estate tax exemption, which is adjusted annually for inflation, is $5.43 million, or $10.86 million for married couples. But 13 states and Washington, DC, … Continue reading

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Summer Q&A: Focus on finances began when young

David Boyle is looking forward to getting some key financial messages through to clients this year. Photo / Supplied

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