How honest do we need to be with our kids when it comes to our money? It’s a question debated by Minnesota families every day.
With almost $5 trillion in assets, 401(k) plans now account for nearly one-fifth of all retirement assets, but many of us have no idea how much it costs to fund those accounts. So, how much do we pay in 401K fees? Good Question.
Minnesota Power has agreed to make $53,000 in improvements at Jay Cooke State Park instead of paying a penalty for stormwater violations. The MPCA says Minnesota Power hired a contractor in 2012 to do excavation work near the utility’s boat launch on the Island Lake reservoir in Duluth. But the MPCA says they didn’t have a proper state permit and failed to take the proper precautions to prevent sediment from flowing into the reservoir, a popular fishing and recreation spot. They later took corrective actions.
Most weeks, the WCCO Morning Show starts off the work week with some tips for keeping your body fit. But what about maintaining your financial health? For this week’s Get Movin’ Monday segment, Natalie Nyhus talked with money-saving expert Carrie Rocha to see how she is saving money by writing lists.
Minnesota’s tax collectors took in slightly less than they were counting on in February and March, but finance officials aren’t sounding alarms.
Who doesn’t want to save a little (or a lot of) extra money at tax time? Claiming all the deductions for which you are eligible can significantly reduce your tax bill.
With careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.
Jill Schlesinger, CBS News Business analyst and host of WCCO Radio’s Jill on Money program
Financial advisor Nicole Middendorf, CEO of Prosperwell Financial, says the biggest questions she getting about the upcoming “fiscal cliff” is “should I be doing something?”
If the value of your home keeps sinking, is there a time you’re actually better walking away?
CBS Moneywatch Editor Jill Schlesinger shared her preview of news on Wall Street this week, this morning on the WCCO Morning News.
Analysts are saying it could be a turbulent week on Wall Street.
CBS Moneywatch editor at large Jill Schlesinger shares a look at the importance of your credit score.