Health Savings Accounts

May 28, 2009
Question: I'm in the market for an HSA. Any suggestions on how to shop around and find the best provider? There are so many, it gets confusing....
Posted In: health care, insurance

Life insurance

May 14, 2009
Question: We are both 54 years old, professionals, still working. We own our home and have no debt beyond $30,000 in a home equity loan from...
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AIG policyholder

Mar 20, 2009
Question: I'm the beneficiary on a traditional life insurance policy (i.e. the basic AIG business) on the lives of my parents who are still alive....
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For the life of me

Mar 12, 2009
Life insurance companies have been at the back of the bailout line, but their number might get called soon. The Wall Street Journal reports today...
Posted In: insurance, life insurers

Credit unions

Mar 10, 2009
Question: My sister and I are having differences of opinion in investing our Father's money. He is in Assisted Living, age 93. Right now, the...
Posted In: banking, insurance, Savings

Bankruptcy and Cobra

Mar 9, 2009
Question: We hear lots about the Stimulus Plan helping folks pay for their health insurance when they go on COBRA, but what about people who lose...
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Life insurance for a young military family

Nov 11, 2008
Question: I am the 22 year-old mother of a 6 month-old daughter. I am currently unemployed while I take classes to complete my college education...
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Extended Warrenty on a Car?

Sep 3, 2008
Question: I signed up for an extended warranty for my car. It has 75,000, the warranty costs $3000 and will cover me for 60,000 more miles. I asked...
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Diversify Financial Companies?

Aug 15, 2008
Question: We have just finished our annual retirement portfolio re-balancing. All of our accounts are with Vanguard. Should we consider having some...
Posted In: insurance, Investing, retirement savings

Retirement Savings vs. Life Insurance

May 21, 2008
Question: I'm 56 and my wife and I together make around $80k and both contribute to our company matched 401Ks. I plan to retire at age 70. My...
Posted In: insurance, retirement savings