Shelly Gigante specializes in personal finance issues. Her work has appeared in a variety of publications and news websites.
There are many financial opportunities – and potential pitfalls – for gay and lesbian couples.
As we celebrate fathers this month, let's also appreciate that DNA does not necessarily make a dad.
Swapping life insurance for long-term care options can be a possibility.
Depending on their financial picture, certain groups of people could potentially gain from LTC coverage.
The breadwinning parent might have added home or career costs if the at-home parent passes away.
Women’s champion Becky Sauerbrunn says her mentor and coach helped her develop as an athlete and individual.
It is particularly important to be financially proactive when one partner is a decade older or more.
She goes above and beyond to help her team's players and parents form a family.
Community networks, both in person and online, are critical support for those battling health challenges.
The Oaks race is a pre-Kentucky Derby favorite, featuring fashion and fundraising that inspire togetherness.
Investment can be a vote and support for businesses that are owned, led, or founded by women.
Female investors come out ahead by trading less, saving more, and remaining calm during market downturns.
Few families are using tax-friendly 529 plans to save for college.
Opportunities to offset prior-year income and capture credits are available until the April deadline.
Adult children may be legally responsible for their parents' long-term care costs.
Seniors are turning to home-sharing programs and cohousing communities to help with the bills and chores.
Cut college costs by as much as half by studying abroad, leveling down, or paying in-state tuition.
To control your tuition costs, start with schools that offer generous scholarships and financial aid.
Page 1 of 9
Insurance, annuities and investment accounts
401(k) and pension plans
Government, education, healthcare, not-for-profit plans
Retirement Access Login