Living Mutual

Living mutual has always been at the core of our human existence, and it's the principle that's guided us since our founding in 1851. It's not a concept we invented, but one we champion for the simple reason that people take it for granted today.

Same-sex spouses should take advantage of all marital benefits available.

LGBTQ marriage perks

Budgeting and planning tips for a new baby.

Calculate the cost today

Murals and open-air galleries bring people from all walks of life together and energize neighborhoods. 

Mural mutuality

When retirees were asked what advice they would pass on, it was to use a financial advisor.

Time travel for retirement

A late start doesn't mean you can't make headway on retirement savings.

Saving in 40s, 50s

Different lessons in financial fitness can and should be shared at different times.

Money and children: Teaching by age groups

You can help protect your business by funding a Qualified Sick Pay Plan.

Sick pay plans

They can supplement retirement income by using home equity. But is a reverse mortgage right for you?

Reverse mortgages

Amid the tension and the competition are moments where jockeys are looking out for one another.

Live Mutual: Horse racing moments

Beyond mint juleps and “My Old Kentucky Home,” how much do you know about the race?

Kentucky Derby quiz

More high school graduates are putting college on hold. 

Gap year

There are specific risks at certain points in life. Here is a strategy to tackle them.

Laddering insurance

With the right documents, a financial advisor can help you with short and long-term money goals.

First advisor meeting

Many Americans file for benefits at the earliest opportunity, but that may not be wise.

Filing for Social Security

Managing pension risks has become decidedly more complex for employers that sponsor defined benefit plans. 

Institutional pension plan sponsors

First step? Budget. But many other considerations follow...

Buying a first home

Examine your life insurance coverage prior to divorce; define ownership, premiums, and beneficiaries. 

Divorce and life insurance

Not only are baseball players getting paid to play a game, they are likely to live longer too.

Baseball and longevity