These days, in our world of instant gratification, its more important than ever to be able to stay focused on saving money any way you can. So to help you monitor your spending habits and cut expenses, here are 20 easy ways you can save every day–starting right now. Hows that for instant gratification?
By Lisa Maria Garza
DALLAS, April 10 (Reuters) – A Brinks Armored Truck spilled a bag full of cash on a Texas highway on Friday, slowing traffic as motorists stopped on the road to scoop up money, police said.
At this time, it appears as if most of the money that was lost by the truck has been picked up by citizens traveling along the roadway, police in Weatherford, west of Fort Worth, said.
There is no indication of how much cash spilled from the truck that was traveling on Interstate 20 to Abilene.
Weatherford Police said it was substantial and Brinks was not immediately available...
When it comes to saving money, Millennials have the most potential. Thats why CNN Chief Business Correspondent Christine Romans is telling todays 18- to 34-year-olds how to save in her new book, Smart Is the New Rich: Money Guide for Millennials.
Why write a money book for Millennials? Romans writes. Because you have the most valuable ingredient for building wealth: time.
USA TODAY talked with Romans about her new book.
Q: What is unique about Millennials and their approach to managing their finances?
A: They have time, the most valuable ingredient in building wealth, but they also have this added wrinkle of student loan debt. They become money and debt managers...
NEW YORK, NY, April 22, 2015 – The Guardian Life Insurance Company of Americareg; (Guardian), one of the nations largest mutual life insurers, and through its subsidiary Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America, a leading provider of individual disability income (DI) insurance, today announced the introduction of Guardian DI QUICKQuote. This industry-first mobile sales tool allows financial professionals to access current product information and pricing, enabling them to provide on-the-spot quotes for individual disability income insurance to current and prospective clients.
Guardian DI QUICKQuote decreases the response time for current quote requests from days...
The other is a draft update of Model 171, the Model Regulation to Implement the Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act.
The NAIC is a trade group for state insurance regulators. States often use NAIC models to shape their own insurance laws, regulations and notices.
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When the NAIC approved the accident and sickness models, back in April 1999, the models provided examples of how states could regulate a wide range of products, including individual major medical coverage, basic hospital expense coverage, basic medical surgical expense coverage, individual basic medical expense coverage,...
In a report released today, Jay Gelb from Barclays maintained a Hold rating on Ameriprise Finl. (NYSE: AMP), with a price target of $131. The companys shares opened today at $127.26.
Ameriprise Finl. has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $143.20.
Ameriprise Finl.`s market cap is currently $24B and has a P/E ratio of 15.9. The company has a book value ratio of 2.96%.
Unlike Barclays` latest rating, based on the recent corporate insider activity of 128 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Earlier this month, Charles Neal Maglaque, a Pres. Advice amp; Wealth Mgt, COO at AMP sold 14,044 shares for a total of $1,839,815.
Despite the shift away from paying with cash or check in favor of digital transactions in recent years, many smaller organizations, and even schools, still rely on old-school methods when it comes to collecting money from groups. Though it’s a hassle for both the organizer and the payer in the long run, checks are often easier than pointing users to online tools like PayPal or setting up websites with payment mechanisms built-in solely for the purpose of a one-time fundraising campaign, for example.
A company called Cheddar Up wants to offer an alternative for group payments, while still making the process as simple for both parties as collecting checks or cash.
A study released Thursday by an independent economic analysis firm challenges the claim by University of Alabama-Birmingham officials that the football program had to be dropped for financial reasons, asserting that, in fact, the sport makes money for the university — and that surpluses would grow in the coming years.
The report comes in response to the move by the Conference USA school to shutter the sport on the grounds that it could no longer afford to financially support football, especially with schools moving to cover the full cost of attendance with athletic scholarships. UAB also eliminated rifle and bowling.