Understanding Your 401(k) Options

September 22, 2015
Understanding Your 401k options

  While your employer’s 401(k) plan is intended to help you establish and manage a retirement savings account that meets your current and future needs, understanding your 401(k) options isn’t always intuitive. Here’s a look at some common features that 401(k) plans include, and how the terms, features and benefits associated with these accounts impact […]

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The Ultimate Retirement Plan Guide Every Small Business Owner Needs

September 2, 2015

In terms of retirement plans, most large organizations choose the 401 (k) since it suits their needs perfectly. But in the case of small business owners, this might be different since they have a broader range of options to choose from. Any self-directed plan including IRAs and SEPs will be sufficient for their use. But, […]

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There is No Better Time Than Now for Retirement Planning

July 15, 2015

Every day humans are faced with hundreds of decisions. Do we get out of bed or press snooze, do we drive to work or take the bus, do we drink coffee or tea? As the day progresses we often find that the responsible part of our brain struggles to overcome the procrastination part. This is […]

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Freelance Retirement: Keeping Goals Realistic

February 11, 2015
Freelance Retirement

Unlike a traditional job, many freelance professionals don’t have a solid plan for retirement. In many organizations, the company will automatically deposit funds for you. As a freelancer, this process is laid squarely upon your shoulders. If you are one of these individuals, it’s in your best interest to start thinking about a plan for […]

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What Does Retirement Mean to You?

December 31, 2014

  If you read personal finance blogs, you will notice that there are common themes that run among them. There are those that talk a lot about how to get out of debt. Then there are those who talk about earning more money on the side. Others will give tips on how to be financially […]

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Inflation: Effects on Retirement Income and Ways to Tackle It

December 9, 2014
Retirement Inflation

During retirement, the only thing that helps you survive is your retirement funds. However, suddenly finding out that the money that you have accumulated till now is worth much less than what it used to be can easily turn the sanest person mad. This is the impact that inflation has on your savings. Many people […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of a Juvenile Roth IRA

December 1, 2014
juvenile roth ira

Saving money is important, we all know that without an emergency fund we could be ruined financially and that putting aside for retirement is a necessity. We also understand that the earlier we start saving, the less we have to set aside and the more we will have when it comes time to retire. But […]

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