Net Worth by Age: Are You Saving Enough?

Net Worth by Age: Are You Saving Enough?

February 17, 2021February 17, 2021

Table Of Contents Net Worth by Age: A Closer LookWhat is Net Worth?What Should My Net Worth Be By 30?What Should My Net Worth Be By 40?What Should My Net Worth Be By 50?What Should My Net Worth Be By 60?What Should My Net Wor..

Why Blooom Can be the Answer to Your Retirement Woes

Why Blooom Can be the Answer to Your Retirement Woes

March 27, 2020March 27, 2020

For those of us looking for a convenient way to plan for retirement, modern age technology is becoming more crucial to how we do so. User-friendly websites and easy-to-use apps appear to be ten-a-penny these days, offering so..

How to Buy and Hold Real Estate

How to Buy and Hold Real Estate

August 27, 2019August 27, 2019

Profiting from real estate as part of a short-term or a long-term investment strategy (for example, to complement your retirement plan) is a common goal for many investors. The flexibility of real estate investing makes it id..

Roth IRA Conversion Ladder for Early Retirees: Decoded

Roth IRA Conversion Ladder for Early Retirees: Decoded

August 7, 2019August 7, 2019

   There are several options available to you when it comes to taking care of personal finance for when you retire, especially if early retirement is the plan. For example, you can choose to use a traditional savin..

Traditional IRA vs. Roth IRA vs. 401k

Traditional IRA vs. Roth IRA vs. 401k

June 11, 2019June 11, 2019

  Congratulations!  Landing on this page means that you are likely planning your retirement. While it might sound like an ordinary thing to do, most people don’t pay nearly as much attention to their fut..

How to Use the 4% Rule to Thrive in Retirement

How to Use the 4% Rule to Thrive in Retirement

October 19, 2018October 19, 2018

Look at most any magazine or news story related to your money and retirement, and you are going to see outrageously high numbers for what your nest egg should look like. And there is value in knowing that you need to save for..

Why a Roth 401K Plan Makes Sense For You

Why a Roth 401K Plan Makes Sense For You

September 11, 2018September 11, 2018

Most everyone knows about a 401k plan. It is a typical benefit employers provide to help their employees save for retirement. While there are many benefits to investing in a 401k plan, there are some drawbacks. As such, a new..

5 Investments to Diversify Your Retirement Portfolio

5 Investments to Diversify Your Retirement Portfolio

July 20, 2018July 20, 2018

 If you’re like the majority of Americans, you understand the importance of investing your money, but you don’t know where to put your money. Most people who do investment end up putting all their money into a s..

Amount of Millionaire Retirees Continues to Increase

Amount of Millionaire Retirees Continues to Increase

May 4, 2018May 4, 2018

There is a new study out from money manager United Income regarding the recent wealth of American retirees.  The study finds that while the country’s retirees may be trending both healthier and wealthier, it also found an ..

The Link Between Retirement and Investing

The Link Between Retirement and Investing

March 21, 2018March 21, 2018

Before the turn of the 21st century, it was common for companies to offer their employees a pension. This pension system worked by shifting the burden of saving for retirement onto the employer instead of the employee. Many p..

Value Investing Offers the Biggest Bang for Your Retirement Buck

Value Investing Offers the Biggest Bang for Your Retirement Buck

March 9, 2018March 9, 2018

Have you ever heard of the term “torpedo stocks”? If you’re currently saving for retirement by buying stocks, this is a term that you should definitely be familiar with. In my last article on Modest Money, I discussed t..

How to Invest your Retirement Savings

How to Invest your Retirement Savings

February 19, 2018February 19, 2018

If you’re just starting to invest for retirement, you may be making a big mistake without even realizing it. For decades, the industry drumbeat has been that stock investing is extremely challenging for individuals. These d..