March 14, 2017

The Many Benefits of a Roth IRA

The Many Benefits of a Roth IRA Why do so many people choose it rather than a traditional IRA?  Provided by :     The Roth IRA changed the whole retirement savings perspective. Since its introduction, it has become a fixture in many retirement planning strategies. The key argument for […]
September 9, 2016

Are you Insured?

Are You Insured? Too many Americans have no life insurance. Their loved ones may pay dearly for that choice.   Provided by:   September is National Life Insurance Awareness Month – a good time to think about the value and importance of insuring yourself.   According to a recent Bankrate survey, […]
August 9, 2016

Do Our Biases Inhibit Our Retirement Savings Efforts?

Do Our Biases Inhibit Our Retirement Savings Efforts?  They may affect our attempts to build wealth.     Provided by :   Picture an 18-wheeler, its 4,000-cubic-foot cargo trailer filled to capacity with stacks of $100 bills. The driver shuts and locks the trailer, closing the door on roughly $10 billion. […]
June 15, 2016

What Are Catch-Up Contributions Really Worth?

What Are Catch-Up Contributions Really Worth? What degree of difference could they make for you in retirement? Provided by :   At a certain age, you are allowed to boost your yearly retirement account contributions. For example, you can direct an extra $1,000 per year into a Roth or traditional […]