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Here’s how much money you need to save every month to put your kid through 4 years of college

Tanza Loudenback •
Business Insider
Here's how much money you need to save every month to put your kid through 4 years of college

College is a huge financial investment, but most families believe the high price is justified. According to the Sallie Mae report “How America Pays For College 2019,” a survey conducted in partnership with research-company Ipsos found that seven in 10 parents and students say the cost of college today is either appropriately priced, a bargain, or


Spending the holiday season in Chicago? Here’s what to do

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The city seems to sparkle a bit more around this time of year. As Chicago’s Bank®, we’ve put together a list of “must-do’s” for anyone who finds themselves in the city this holiday season. There are so many seasonal traditions that make this area unique. Let’s go! 24th Annual Christkindlmarket Market   This is a


What to know about buying long-term care insurance

Richard Eisenberg •
What To Know About Buying Long-Term Care Insurance

Here are two eye-popping facts: Someone turning 65 will have a nearly 70% chance of needing long-term care in the future. And the annual cost of a private room in a nursing home (national median) is over $100,000 a year, according to the recent Genworth Cost of Care Survey. Yet only about 10% of Americans


12 podcasts founders and small business owners swear by for managing their company’s finances like a pro

Robin Madell •
Business Insider
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As a company founder, you may be an expert on your product, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that you have a firm grasp on financial matters.  A 2019 study by Intuit QuickBooks revealed that nearly 70% of small business owners struggle with cash-flow challenges. Many other money matters may keep entrepreneurs up at night as