Should we even be talking about how to invest for college students?
Or should we just tell them to wait until they graduate before getting started, and just call it a day? We don’t normally think of investing when it comes to college students, but it may actually be a
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It’s my job to help clients make financially prudent decisions. Not only do I help people maximize their investments for retirement, but I can help them plan out many aspects of their financial lives.
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Should you have a Roth IRA or 401(k) plan?
I like both plans, but for different reasons. That’s because the two plans are very different from one another.
For this reason, you should try to have both plans going at the same time, if it’s possible for you to do
Annuities are regarded as being best for older individuals near retirement who have accumulated respectable savings and can afford to diversify their portfolio. But can young people also benefit from an annuity?
Annuities aren't right for everyone, but they do serve very specific purposes. If you happen to fall into one of these five scenarios, then an annuity can be a real game-changer.
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If you follow my wife on social media, you probably know what we’ve been up to this summer. We’re in the thick
Retirement rarely happens by accident. For most people, finally leaving work for good is the result of a slow climb – a climb where specific moves are made to ensure financial resources are sufficient - and tucked away somewhere safe.
If you’re on the fence about retirement and fairly sure you’re ready, now
As a financial planner who has been around for a while, I’ve overheard plenty of wild claims about retirement and money.
If I had a dollar for every person who told me their whole life insurance plan worked like a savings account or that their variable annuity was the best investment
We talk a lot about retirement plans here on Good Financial Cents, but one part of the retirement subject we don’t discuss enough is 401(k) vesting.
Not all plans have it, but many do. And some have very generous employer matches, making the question of 401(k) vesting an important one.
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After the 2008 financial crisis Steve and Mary made the tough choice to delay their retirement.
Even though their savings was adequate, it just didn't feel right.
They had a vision of their "happy retirement" - spending time with their grandkids, buying a small lake house, traveling to Greece - and none of