Here are the things we’ve found interesting or noteworthy this morning:
Families face tough decisions as cost of elder care soars-Elder care costs are growing quickly, and cost becomes an important quality of life factor.
4 dumb mistakes people make when they hit the jackpot-Mostly, the problem appears to be not realizing money is a limited resource. You have to protect your wealth, no matter how much it is.
Is it Cheaper to Have a Baby When You’re 26 or 36?-No particular answer, but an interesting examination of some of the ways kids affect your finances.
Interest Rate Creep? What a Fed Hike Could Mean for Your Finances-Interest rates are likely to go up, which means paying more interest for new loans, adjustable rate loans and credit card balances. But also more interest paid to you for savings.
Betterment vs. Wealthfront – Which Robo-Advisor is Better?-This compares two of the larger robo-advising companies. If you want to find out more about robo-advisors in general, you can look at Robo advisors: The next big thing in investing and Robo-Advisors Vs. Financial Advisors: Which Is Better For Your Money?