Each year, during National Retirement Security Week (October 16-22, 2016) public employees are encouraged to take a closer look at their retirement goals, then determine if their current savings strategy will help them achieve those goals.
Mission West Virginia and Frameworks is now taking applications for the 2016 Smart Start Awards. If you have adopted a child from foster care in West Virginia, your child may be eligible to apply.
As your children are settling into another school year, think about their future education.
During the month of July, WCHS-TV in Charleston/Huntington aired a four part special series highlighting the West Virginia Treasury unclaimed property program.
A new study shows the majority of people don't even know what a 529 plan is.
A recent study suggests young adults who graduate or drop out of college with student loan debt may actually have a lower net worth down the road.
April is the official National Financial Literacy Month. Join the movement across the nation to better spending and saving with tips from America Saves.
When you save for a child’s FUTURE education through SMART529-West Virginia’s official college savings plan, it can put money back in your pocket NOW.
In an emergency situation you need to be prepared for anything. While a basic disaster supply kit containing things like water, food, and flashlights is essential to help you through the emergency, you also need to prepare for a way to get back on your feet once the immediate danger has passed. For this, you need to create a financial emergency kit.
People worry about taking deductions on their taxes because they are afraid it will lead to an audit. But if you keep good records and check your return carefully you have nothing to worry about. In fact, you may be overpaying your taxes in a sense, because you’re overlooking some valuable tax deductions.