If you are anything like me then there are a few things that you planned to accomplish in 2013 that, for whatever reason, simply did not happen. While it is certainly true that you cannot change the past you can take steps to improve your future; particularly your financial future. What’s more, they do not […]

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Get Your Fiscal House in Shape in 2014

If you are anything like me then there are a few things that you planned to accomplish in 2013 that, for whatever reason, simply did not happen. While it is certainly true that you cannot change the past you can take steps to improve your future; particularly your financial future. What’s more, they do not […]

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Roth IRA Basics

When it comes to saving for your retirement, it does get much better than the Roth IRA. Created as part of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997, Roth IRAs allow contributions to grow tax free forever. There are, however, a few Roth IRA basics that all investors should know before deciding whether or not this type of account is right for them. Roth IRA Basics Contributions … [Read More...]

What Are The Best 401k Plans

Best 401k Plans A 401(k) is a type of retirement savings account, named after the United States Internal Revenue Code Title 26, Subsection 401(k), which outlines this type of account. A majority of Americans (60%) currently hold 401(k) retirement plans as their main form of retirement savings. 401(k) plans are an alternative to traditional pension plans that has moved the … [Read More...]

How Does a Self Directed IRA Work?

>When a person is looking to effectively set up plans for retirement, they will naturally want to look at the benefits of opening an individual retirement account. One of the most popular types of these accounts is the self directed IRA, which allows you to control your account through a preferred financial institution. Before deciding to opt for such an account, it’s … [Read More...]

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Get Your Fiscal House in Shape in 2014

If you are anything like me then there are a few things that you planned to accomplish in 2013 that, for whatever reason, simply did not happen. While it is certainly true that you cannot change the past you can take steps to improve your future; particularly your financial future. What’s more, they do not […]

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How to Find the Best Credit Cards for People with Bad Credit

Get Approved for a Low Interest Credit Card Credit is something that is difficult to live without. It allows us to buy things that we simply could not afford if we had to pay for it in cash. While it is certainly true that most American families carry at least a small credit balance from […]