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Money Monday: Retirement planning

When it comes to retirement planning, nothing ought to be left to chance, and it’s never to late to get started. But there are many common mistakes to avoid. Here to help you dodge them is Stefan Contorno, senior vice president and partner of Touchstone Wealth Partners UBS – Bonita Springs.


Compare deals from other companies to Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’

Tuesday is the first day of Prime Day, but Amazon isn’t the only company offering deals. Target, Walmart and Best Buy are also competing for your dollars by offering deals of their own. WINK News Consumer Reporter Allison Gormly is checking out all the deals for you and comparing the prices. Retailers are trying to […]

Cutting your bills in half: Negotiating can save you hundreds

Cutting your bills in half is a great way to make ends meet, and a service that will negotiate your bills for you could save you hundreds. Renee Everett is a saver. “Overpaying is a source of anxiety,” she said. Everett grew up in a family of nine, so every dollar counted. “My mom was […]

How to save on groceries without clipping coupons

Ashlyn Boland and her fiance are expecting their very first child. They’re trying to save money wherever they can to make sure they’re ready for their baby to come into this world. “We switched insurances, we coupon, I make masks and sell them,” Boland explained. They’re trying to maximize their income. That’s why they stopped […]

How to protect your savings from the coronavirus

In just the last week, fear surrounding the coronavirus COVID-19 has erased trillions from the U.S. stock market. This is a true black swan event: one that nobody saw coming and nearly everyone underestimated. So much for history. What now? Let’s look at your options for both stocks and savings accounts. Stocks: Keep calm and […]