Troy Record : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record en https://www.mainstreet.com/article/are-you-sure-youre-ready-to-retire-heres-how-to-find-out Are You Sure You're Ready to Retire? Here's How to Find Out http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/are-you-sure-youre-ready-retire-heres-how-find-out/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Chances are, you're not ready to retire. For many people, even the experts can't fully tell you if you're in… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:34:00 EDT urn:article:13237299 The Luxury of Camping in an Iconic Airstream Is Now Open to Everyone http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/the-luxury-of-camping-in-an-iconic-airstream-is-now-open-to-everyone/13237299 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — There are those who go camping and thoroughly enjoy the rustic simplicity that comes with merely pitching a tent or unrolling… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:51:00 EDT urn:article:13239046 9 Best Credit Cards for Back-to-School Shopping http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/9-best-credit-cards-for-back-to-school-shopping/13239046 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- With the summer winding down, many students and their parents are thinking about the necessary back-to-school purchases before the first day… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:33:00 EDT urn:article:13239842 Earmarking Money For a 'Splurge Account' Can Help Keep Your Finances on Track http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/earmarking-money-for-a-splurge-account-can-help-keep-your-finances-on-track/13239842 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — You've got a budget, but have you worked in some money to burn? It might sound counterintuitive, but having a splurge… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:31:00 EDT urn:article:13239668 Settling Your Debts Is Probably More Expensive Than You Think http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/settling-your-debts-is-probably-more-expensive-than-you-think/13239668 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — If you've been in a car listening to the radio lately, you know that debt settlement companies are big business. With average… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:39:00 EDT urn:article:13239635 How Does Taking On Student Debt Impact Your Credit Report? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/how-does-taking-on-student-debt-impact-your-credit-report/13239635 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Outstanding student loan debt in America stands at more than a whopping $1.2 trillion. That's divided up between 37 million Americans, with an… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:11:00 EDT urn:article:13239574 Thinking About Taking on New Credit? Here's What You Need to Know First http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/thinking-about-taking-on-new-credit-heres-what-you-need-to-know-first/13239574 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Hardly a day goes by that you don't get offers for new credit in your mailbox. And while the offers can be… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:49:00 EDT urn:article:13234859 The Best Luggage for Different Travel Needs http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/the-best-luggage-for-different-travel-needs/13234859 NEW YORK ( MainStreet) -- Luggage vendors in the U.S. are seeing growing demand from various types of customers with different travel needs and preferences.… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:43:00 EDT urn:article:13238790 Are You Really Ready to Retire? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/are-you-really-ready-to-retire/13238790 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chances are, you're not ready to retire. For many people, even the experts can't fully tell you if you're in… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:43:00 EDT urn:article:13238782 Carl Icahn and Carlos Slim Eye Struggling Relativity Media http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/carl-icahn-and-carlos-slim-eye-struggling-relativity-media/13238782 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Relativity Media, the struggling studio behind films including "Masterminds," with Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig, is reportedly attracting the interest of billionaires… Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:40:00 EDT