The Saratogian : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian en urn:article:13685888 Colleges and Universities Embrace Coding Boot Camps http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/colleges-and-universities-embrace-coding-boot-camps/13685888 Coding academies--or coding boot camps--that provide classroom instruction on web-based information technology, break the higher ed business model, where students borrow to begin a two- to… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:57:00 EDT urn:article:13685846 A Secured Credit Card Beats Subprime Every Time http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/a-secured-credit-card-beats-subprime-every-time/13685846 The economic collapse and Great Recession made everyone wary of subprime mortgages, but it didn't scare financial institutions or consumers away from other subprime credit… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:36:00 EDT urn:article:13685683 You Need to Plan for Health Care Costs in Retirement http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/you-need-to-plan-for-health-care-costs-in-retirement/13685683 The unpredictable nature of health care costs can be one of the most frightening of all retirement worries, regardless of your age or income. According… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:45:00 EDT urn:article:13685588 Freelancing for Women Comes with Some Benefits, But Also Tricks http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/freelancing-for-women-comes-with-some-benefits-but-also-tricks/13685588 Freelancing, sometimes described as a feminist act, could help women break out of the traditional grind and avoid some typical workplace challenges. Freelancers can, theoretically,… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:43:00 EDT urn:article:13685319 Families Finding New Ways to Pay for College http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/families-finding-new-ways-to-pay-for-college/13685319 With the soaring costs of college showing no signs of relenting, American families are looking at more ways to finance school bills beside loans and savings.… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:52:00 EDT urn:article:13684405 5 Reasons Middle Class Savers Should Be Optimistic http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/5-reasons-middle-class-savers-should-be-optimistic/13684405 While many American families are still wondering when the economic recovery will benefit them, there are a number of bright spots in the economy to… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:11:00 EDT urn:article:13685244 Maybe You Should Consider Retiring Abroad http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/maybe-you-should-consider-retiring-abroad/13685244 Even if the amount you anticipate having saved up by retirement age isn't enough to let you live comfortably in the United States, you could… Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:10:00 EDT urn:article:13684647 Security Education May Not Help Businesses: Hackers Already Know Employees' Passwords http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/security-education-may-not-help-businesses-hackers-already-know-employees-passwords/13684647 Cyber criminals are always on the hunt for more passwords to give them access to financial accounts as employees remain lax about changing them into… Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:48:00 EDT urn:article:13684580 The War on High Blood Pressure Just Got Tougher to Win http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/the-war-on-high-blood-pressure-just-got-tougher-to-win/13684580 Forget the old safe target for blood pressure - 140 over 90 - because new federal guidelines say that if you want to consider yourself… Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:20:00 EDT urn:article:13684320 Potential Homeowners Follow in Footsteps of Parents http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-saratogian/story/potential-homeowners-follow-in-footsteps-of-parents/13684320 Consumers tend to follow the strategies of their parents when they are faced with whether they should stick with renting or buying their first home.… Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:09:00 EDT