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Terry's Columns

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    Written on April 16, 2024
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  • Reverse Mortgages Explained

    For seniors who own their own home (fully paid off or with a small remaining...

    Written on April 06, 2024
  • Social Security Commissioner Steps Up!

    New Social Security Commissioner Martin O’Malley has just taken a major step to offer immediate...

    Written on March 26, 2024
  • Dangers of Debt

    Let’s stop ignoring $1.3 trillion in credit card debt owed by millions of Americans. Perhaps...

    Written on March 26, 2024
  • A Victory on Social Security...

    We made a difference! At last some good news for victims of Social Security clawbacks....

    Written on March 15, 2024
  • T-Bills beat CDs

    U.S. Treasury Bill interest rates are still mostly higher than the comparable bank CDs. As...

    Written on March 11, 2024
  • Tax Filing Ironies

    Your income tax return must be filed any minute not – unless you’re one of...

    Written on March 10, 2024
  • A Widow’s Guide

    On average, women live longer than men. It’s an actuarial fact known by every insurance...

    Written on February 27, 2024
  • FAFSA and Medicare Timely Updates

    Todays column focuses on two time-critical updates on recent columns. The first is for younger...

    Written on February 27, 2024

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About Terry

Terry Savage is a nationally recognized expert on personal finance, the economy and the markets. She writes a weekly personal finance column syndicated in major newspapers by Tribune Content Agency.


Terry has explained personal finances to employees of organizations large and small, including:

  • Allstate
  • walmart
  • northen trust
  • mcd
  • walgreens
  • uline
  • statefarm
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