Archive for July 2016

Social Security update

Page 392 of the student textbook states that the Social Security trust fund will be depleted by 2044.Last month the Social Security and Medicare Boards of Trustees projected that the theoretical combined OASDI trust funds will be depleted in 2034 (see table below).  OASI is Old Age and Survivors Insurance and DI is Social Security…

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News and articles that have recently caught my attention

This morning I posted the below for my online students and thought that some of you might enjoy it.   Credit scoring 6 Ways to Get Your Official FICO Score Free (Money Talks News) Should You Use A Personal Loan To Boost Credit? (Bankrate.com) Debt Behavior The 10 Deadliest Credit Card Mistakes (Money Talks News)…

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