How The Democrats Hope To Fix Social Security

This election cycle, the wealth tax is hot. Social Security? Not. At least compared to the colossus the issue once was, straddling the presidential debate stage.  But the leading Democratic presidential hopefuls, nonetheless, haven’t been shy about calling for tax increases to feed the benefit, which is mostly paid out to retirees as well as […]

The best reason not to count on Social Security for your retirement

An estimated 59% of retirees today regard Social Security as a major source of income, reports the Employee Benefit Research Institute. But that’s troubling for a number of reasons. First, those benefits are designed to replace only about 40% of the average wage earner’s preretirement income. Most seniors, meanwhile, need more like 70% to 80% of their […]

Musk Touts 146,000 Cybertruck Orders Just Two Days After Reveal

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said Saturday the company has amassed 146,000 orders for its Cybertruck, less than 48 hours after the polarizing vehicle was first shown amid shattered glass. The electric-car maker has a history of unveiling future products to throngs of excited customers, taking deposits, and then delivering years later. Two […]

Nearly all Americans make this big mistake on their health care

When it comes to managing your money, there are a lot of less-than-pleasant tasks you’ll need to deal with – from saving for retirement to paying off debt to building a solid emergency fund. There are certain tasks that some people find simply unbearable. Namely, reviewing health insurance options during open enrollment. Although this is something everyone […]