While you may already be familiar with some money-saving tactics— such as bringing your lunch to work instead of buying it or getting fewer cups of coffee out — there are more creative ways to save money every day that you may not yet be doing. Here are 12 unusual ways you can save money every day. Read More
Starting your own business can be an incredibly rewarding experience. You become your own boss, set your own hours, and write your own paycheck.
But running a successful business isn’t easy; it requires a lot of time, knowledge, and focus.
But with the right amount of planning, you have an opportunity to build a business that will continue to grow for many years to come. Read More
A Required Minimum Distribution is just like it sounds. Basically, the IRS has never collected any tax revenue from your IRA accounts…and they’re tired of waiting! They will force you to start drawing down your IRA when you hit 70 ½. Read More
One common mistake people make when creating a retirement budget is to cut all the fun out of life. A “Top Ramen” budget invariably fails because it has no room for entertainment; so instead, learn to moderate. The first step is to track your expenses over a period of time (four weeks at the minimum) using an app or computer program, or the old-fashioned pen and paper. Read More
My guess is neither you nor your parents have all of the documents in place that you need to help you with some pretty important life and financial decisions that may arise in the future. Don’t fall into the trap of thinking you will take care of things when you have the time; make sure you take action on these items in the next week. What are the 8 things you need to have in place? Read More