Why Blooom Can be the Answer to Your Retirement Woes
March 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-penn..
How to Buy and Hold Real Estate
August 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 est..
Roth IRA Conversion Ladder for Early Retirees: Decoded
August 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 tradit..
How to Use the 4% Rule to Thrive in Retirement
October 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 ..
Why a Roth 401K Plan Makes Sense For You
September 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 ar..
5 Investments to Diversify Your Retirement Portfolio
July 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 ..
Amount of Millionaire Retirees Continues to Increase
May 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 wea..
Value Investing Offers the Biggest Bang for Your Retirement Buck
March 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 Mo..
Why Your 401(k) Plan Is Your Most Powerful Investment Account
January 16, 2018
As an investor, you have many different accounts that you can use to invest your money in. And each of these different accounts has its own advantages and disadvantages. But there is one account that ..
Here’s What Young Professionals Need to Know About Investing
November 16, 2017
Once you’ve started your career and are bringing home regular paychecks, it’s time to start thinking about investing. The sooner you start putting money away for the future, the sooner you’ll re..
3 Reasons Why You Should Be Maximizing Your IRA Contributions
October 19, 2017
Most people are notoriously bad at saving for their retirement. In fact, over 45% of people have nothing saved for retirement. Despite the fact that the sooner you start saving the less you will need ..
How Do You Find Partners to Invest in Real Estate?
August 24, 2017
A real estate investment partnership can work wonders, or it can be a nightmare. The challenge is finding the right investment partner. Find a real estate partner and there is a likelihood that you ca..
How Paying Off Your Mortgage Early Helps You Retire Sooner
July 28, 2017
It’s one of the most strongly recommended pieces of advice when it comes to early retirement strategies: You need to pay off your mortgage as soon as possible and become debt-free. While the benefit..
How Dividends Impact the 4 Percent Safe Withdrawal Rate
April 16, 2017
When I first started looking at planning for retirement and following personal finance blogs, I came upon the concepts of early retirement and the 4 percent “safe withdrawal rate.” I wonde..
Be Smart with Your Retirement: 4 Ways to Boost Your Nest Egg
March 14, 2017
This is a post from Pauline of InvestmentZen.com Sometimes, there seems like there is not enough money to do it all. Save for the next holidays, for a new car, to buy a house, send the kids to college..