Category: TRENDY

401(k) Mistakes to Avoid

Fees and penalties for your 401(k) can often be avoided if you understand how your 401(k) plan works. You can also take advantage of employer contributions and tax breaks once you figure out how to qualify. Here’s how to fix several common 401(k) problems. A low default savings rate. Many […]

How Much You Will Get From Social Security

It can be difficult to predict how much you will receive from Social Security, especially if you are more than a few years away from retirement. But familiarizing yourself with how your benefit will be calculated can help you budget for retirement and even boost your future Social Security payments. […]

Social Security Changes Coming in 2019

Social Security recipients will get 2.8 percent bigger checks in 2019. The program will also be adjusted in several other important ways next year that could affect the payments you receive or how much you pay into the system. Get ready for these Social Security changes coming in 2019. Larger […]

Best Veterans Day Deals and Freebies for 2018

On Veterans Day, which takes place on Nov. 11, Americans honor those who have served in the military. To show a little extra appreciation, restaurants and businesses offer special discounts, free meals and deals to veterans. Sometimes these promotions extend to the family members of active-duty military and service members […]

Best Target Black Friday 2018 tech deals

As you might expect, Target’s ad is packed with deals on tech. We’ve highlighted some of our favorites below. Just keep the following points in mind: Some deals are in-store-only, but the ones we’ve highlighted below should also be available at We linked to the current listing at Target’s website when one […]

MoviePass competitor Sinemia has a new cheaper ‘weekday-only’ plan starting at $3.99 per month

As movie-ticket subscription service MoviePass continues to stumble, its competitor Sinemia has announced a new cheaper plan for customers who don’t mind only going to the movies on weekdays. On Tuesday, Sinemia introduced a “weekday-only” plan for Monday through Thursday to encourage “attendance on days where most movie theaters have many empty […]