finance

GHS seniors required to take personal finance, following passage of LB452

PennyWise Podcast host Teri Barr is talking with Sara Rathner, a Personal Finance Expert with NerdWallet, to learn how you can use debt as a financial tool. Sara shares the differences between bad and “good” debt, and explains the three ways to use it to your advantage, especially right now. Gering High School seniors will …

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Popular personal finance advice contradicts economic theory

Avoid credit-card debt. Start an emergency fund. Begin saving for retirement when you’re young. And never, ever underestimate the importance of compound interest. Personal finance experts tend to agree on these kinds of basic principles. But a new working paper highlights the surprising disconnect between popular personal finance books and economic theory. The paper’s author …

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How Bitcoin Educates About Finance – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Pierre Corbin, the producer and director of “The Great Reset And The Rise of Bitcoin” documentary. In his book, William N. Goetzmann describes that there have been periods in history during which people had greater financial education than the general public has today.1 One such period was during the …

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5 Unexpected Sources of Retirement Income | Personal-finance

(Selena Maranjian) Here’s a majority you don’t want to be in: Most people have not saved enough for retirement. According to the 2022 Retirement Confidence Survey, only 33% of workers have saved $ 250,000 or more for retirement, meaning that 67% have not. (Indeed, 19% have saved less than $ 1,000.) If you’re way behind …

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Credit Suisse finances debt conversion for marine conservation in Barbados

Credit Suisse acted as Global Lead Arranger on the total USD 146.5 mn dual currency term loan facility, also known as the blue loan, to Barbados, which completed on September 20, 2022. It also acted as sole structurer and arranger of the blue bonds issued to finance USD 73.25 mn of the blue loan. CIBC …

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3 Surprising Ways You Could Lose Some Social Security Benefits | Personal-finance

(Christy Bieber) If you’re like most people, you’ll count on Social Security as an important income source in retirement – especially since these benefits last throughout your lifetime. That’s why it’s important to understand what circumstances could result in losing some of them. Here are three situations when you could end up with less money …

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5 Unexpected Sources of Retirement Income | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Selena Maranjian) Here’s a majority you don’t want to be in: Most people have not saved enough for retirement. According to the 2022 Retirement Confidence Survey, only 33% of workers have saved $ 250,000 or more for retirement, meaning that 67% have not. (Indeed, 19% have saved less than $ 1,000.) If you’re way behind …

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5 Unexpected Sources of Retirement Income | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Selena Maranjian) Here’s a majority you don’t want to be in: Most people have not saved enough for retirement. According to the 2022 Retirement Confidence Survey, only 33% of workers have saved $ 250,000 or more for retirement, meaning that 67% have not. (Indeed, 19% have saved less than $ 1,000.) If you’re way behind …

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3 Great Investments to Include in Your Traditional IRA | Personal Finance

(Adam Levy) As you put together your retirement portfolio, you might have some assets spread across a 401 (k), a taxable account, and an IRA. The types of accounts you use to invest in each type of asset can have a meaningful impact on your after-tax returns. If you use a traditional IRA in your …

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