Madison seniors struggle with cost of living increases

When a newly employed person’s first paycheck arrives, envelopes holding retirement plans and senior living saving solutions accompany it. It is something individuals are expected to start thinking about — and saving for — from the time they receive their first steady job. However, the price of these facilities is increasing drastically.

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Affordable housing identified as chief concern for Madison’s mayoral candidates

While taking a walk around the UW-Madison campus and surrounding areas, it is difficult not to stumble upon stark reminders of the city’s homelessness issue. Library Mall, sections of State Street and other portions of the city have gained reputations as gathering areas for Madison’s homeless population. Continue reading Affordable housing identified as chief concern for Madison’s mayoral candidates

Cardinal View: Affordable housing in Madison

Photo by Isabel Alvarez Cardinal View: Affordable housing in Madison Finding off-campus housing for students at UW can be a financial challenge. For under $750 there aren’t too many options available to students without sacrificing privacy, space, comfort, or the furry friend from home. There are many different resources out there for students to find … Continue reading Cardinal View: Affordable housing in Madison