Tag: finance

Finance: Save for college with a 529 plan

By Shawn McLaughlin Graduation season is here. It’s a time to celebrate milestones for students of all ages, from pre-Kindergarten to graduate school – a...

Finance: IRAs require minimum distributions

By Keith Burner Individual retirement accounts are an important part of many investors’ nest eggs. It’s important to know the rules for how to withdraw...

Unveiled: Registering for your wedding when you already live with your...

 By Aleksandra Kochurova | graphics@alextimes.com A traditional wedding registry is typically filled with household goods, such as pots and pans, Tupperware containers and linens...

Letter to the Editor: Why I’m voting for Kevin Dunne for...

Homeowners, small business owners, parents, elderly and youth will have a champion for their concerns if Kevin Dunne is elected to city council on...

Wilson outraises, outspends Silberberg in second quarter

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The last campaign finance reports to be released before the Democratic primary on June 12 reveal that Vice Mayor Justin...

Our View: Council needs to better steward our tax dollars

The concept of stewardship should be central to any discussion of city council’s historic 6-1 vote at Monday night’s add/delete session to raise local...

Opinion: Does personal financial gain trump citizens’ interest?

From the moment I first drove down King Street, I have always loved Old Town — its historic streets and architecture, the waterfront along...