Tag: spending

airplane

Two of our readers’ favorite articles so far this year connected difficult bread and butter issues – personal finance and retirement – with a far more pleasant topic: travel. The most popular blog profiled a Houston couple scouting locations for a dream retirement home in South America, which has a lower cost of living.  Another…

stick family

The grocery shopping for five is over, the family cell phone plan has been canceled, and the college tuition has been paid one last time. So what’s next? Newly minted empty nesters, having poured a couple hundred thousand dollars into raising each child, respond to their financial liberation in one of two ways. Some start…