Mind your Money

$ave $teve

$ave $teve is an innovative, fun way for gamers of all ages to increase their financial literacy. With the help of the Krackle Botz, benevolent robots from another dimension, $teve gains financial knowledge, fiscal responsibility and investment insights on his adventure through secret laboratories and parallel universes. Read more »

Morningstar Announced 2013 U.S. Fund Manager of the Year Awards

Morningstar announced the nominees for its 2013 U.S. Fund Manager of the Year awards. The
awards acknowledge managers who not only delivered impressive performance in 2013,
but who have also delivered excellent long-term risk-adjusted returns, and have been
good stewards of fund shareholders' capital. To recognize outstanding fund managers
each year, Morningstar selects leaders in five strategies: domestic stock,
international stock, fixed income, alternatives, and allocation.

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Mind Your Money, Session 4

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Visit our Mind Your Money pages for more information about this series or contact mym [at] hmcpl [dot] org to register for this event.

Mind Your Money, Session 3

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Visit our Mind Your Money pages for more information about this series or contact mym [at] hmcpl [dot] org to register for this event.

Mind Your Money, Session 2

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Visit our Mind Your Money pages for more information about this series or contact mym [at] hmcpl [dot] org to register for this event.

Mind Your Money, Session 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Visit our Mind Your Money pages for more information about this series or contact mym [at] hmcpl [dot] org to register for this event.

BrokerCheck

BrokerCheck is a free tool to help investors research the professional backgrounds of current and former FINRA-registered brokerage firms and brokers, as well as investment adviser firms and representatives.

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6 Tips for Women Who Want to Retire

For many women, retirement isn't the relaxing haven it's cracked up to be. Because women earn less over their lifetime than men, they tend to have less saved. Women also live longer than men, which means their savings needs to stretch longer. According to a 2012 Government Accountability Office report, 12 percent of women age 65 and older are living in poverty, compared with only 7 percent of men. For divorced and widowed women in the same age group, the poverty rate is higher, at 21 and 15 percent, respectively. Read more »

TheMint.org: It Makes "Cents" for Kids!

 

A few words about themint.org

Launched in 1997, the site provides tools to help parents as well as educators teach children to manage money wisely and develop good financial habits: the building blocks for a secure future. Given the current rate of savings and debt in America, this is a lesson that desperately needs to be learned. Read more »

For military families: a roadmap to less stress about money

Feeling a bit stressed when it comes to money?  Nearly two thirds of the U.S. military families feel the same way.  Good news: you can reduce your stress!  Military.com recently published this roadmap to working your way through your financial worries. Read more »

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