Troy Record : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record en https://www.mainstreet.com/article/heres-the-nasty-medicare-advantage-gotcha Here's the Nasty Medicare Advantage Gotcha http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/heres-the-nasty-medicare-advantage-gotcha/1 Medicare Advantage is fast becoming the Medicare plan of choice, with 31% of Medicare recipients now opting for Advantage, per data from the Henry J.… Mon, 23 May 2016 17:22:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/why-the-529-plan-is-the-best-college-savings-strategy-you-arent-using Why the 529 Plan Is the Best College Savings Strategy You Aren't Using http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/why-the-529-plan-the-best-college-savings-strategy-you-arent-using/1 As another group of high school seniors heads of to college, have you considered how you're going to pay for your child's college education? No.… Mon, 23 May 2016 17:19:00 EDT urn:article:13582045 Gen X Is Dazed And Confused When It Comes to Retirement http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/gen-x-is-dazed-and-confused-when-it-comes-to-retirement/13582045 Retirement isn't looking as rosy for Generation X. Many fortysomethings lag behind in retirement savings with many still trying to pay off student loans, while simultaneously… Mon, 23 May 2016 17:06:00 EDT urn:article:13581808 Top 10 Cities for Summer Jobs http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/top-10-cities-for-summer-jobs/13581808 Fish where the fish are. That's an age old sales slogan, but it just may sum up how to approach this summer's seasonal job market.… Mon, 23 May 2016 15:20:00 EDT urn:article:13581392 What's Next for Apple? Will It Come Up With the Next 'Big Thing'? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/whats-next-for-apple-will-it-come-up-with-the-next-big-thing/13581392 There is a constant flow of news, rumors or sometimes even facts about Apple  . APPLE is a holding in Jim Cramer's Action Alerts… Mon, 23 May 2016 14:07:00 EDT urn:article:13581522 The Nasty Medicare Advantage Gotcha http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/the-nasty-medicare-advantage-gotcha/13581522 Medicare Advantage is fast becoming the Medicare plan of choice, with 31% of Medicare recipients now opting for Advantage, per data from the Henry J.… Mon, 23 May 2016 12:22:00 EDT urn:article:13581415 To Cut Debt, Americans Are Downsizing or Even Eliminating Summer Vacation Plans http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/to-cut-debt-americans-are-downsizing-or-even-eliminating-summer-vacation-plans/13581415 The U.S. travel industry won't like it, but only 44% of Americans are taking a vacation this summer, and "the vast majority are not planning… Mon, 23 May 2016 11:45:00 EDT urn:article:13581307 The 529 Plan Is the Best College Savings Strategy You Aren't Using http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/the-529-plan-is-the-best-college-savings-strategy-you-arent-using/13581307 As another group of high school seniors heads of to college, have you considered how you're going to pay for your child's college education? No.… Mon, 23 May 2016 10:59:00 EDT urn:article:13581164 How to Handle Your First 401(k) Plan http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/how-to-handle-your-first-401k-plan/13581164 The job market for the 2016 crop of college graduates is looking promising, as employers say they're planning to hire about 5% more graduates from… Mon, 23 May 2016 10:05:00 EDT urn:article:13581063 Elon Musk's Newest Headache? Union Organizing at Tesla http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/elon-musks-newest-headache-union-organizing-at-tesla/13581063 There's some new interest in Tesla Motors  , which it may not want. The United Auto Workers union is reportedly very interested in unionizing… Mon, 23 May 2016 10:02:00 EDT