Family members have long been the backbone of the nation’s long-term care system. But smaller, more far-flung families mean fewer of these unpaid helpers to attend to the rising population of elderly Americans; ‘Are you really my daughter?’
China has powerful non-tariff measures it can use to crush America — from cashing out its $1 trillion hoard of U.S. Treasury bonds to devaluing the yuan. These are measures that could destabilize the U.S. economy.
Dreaming of a Florida retirement? We talked to a certified financial planner based in Florida to find out just how much money you need have saved in your portfolio and bring home from Social Security to make your retirement dreams come true.
Last year’s tax overhaul made an important change to the rates for so-called Kiddie Tax, subjecting a child’s unearned taxable income to trust tax rates rather than their parents’ rates. Tax Report columnist Laura Saunders breaks it down.