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How Do Investment Losses and Gains Affect Your Taxes?

How Do Investment Losses and Gains Affect Your Taxes?

Investing involves risk. Everyone knows that. However, it’s not just your principal at risk. Any gains or losses that you may incur on an asset could also have serious consequences when it comes to your taxes. Ownership of capital assets brings a number of implications come tax time. Knowing what they are might have some influence in your investment strategies […]






by March 15, 2017 0 comments Taxes
Your Guide to Living Comfortably in Retirement

Your Guide to Living Comfortably in Retirement

A comfortable retirement. We all dream of having enough money to live the way we want in our golden years. Getting there is the tough part because nobody is really sure how much they need to put away. If there were a crystal ball of some sort that could tell us what our life span was going to be then […]






by February 20, 2017 0 comments Retirement
702 Retirement Accounts Explained

702 Retirement Accounts Explained

Saving for retirement is all about keeping as much of your money as feasibly possible. That means protecting it from being whittled away slowly by fees, penalties, and taxes. It is that last one that most of us have the toughest time avoiding. Yet, we sure do try to find new and creative ways to do it. In fact, some […]






by January 20, 2017 0 comments Retirement
How Much Money Do You Need to Retire Early?

How Much Money Do You Need to Retire Early?

Early retirement. How great does that sound? Just think about it – having the means and resources to quit your day job and bow out of the Rat Race much sooner than you expected. It’s a dream scenario that many of you likely play out in your heads over and over again, usually at your desk around 4pm on a […]






by December 17, 2016 0 comments Retirement
Beginner’s Guide to 401(k) Plans and Knowing How to Invest

Beginner’s Guide to 401(k) Plans and Knowing How to Invest

Let’s face it, saving for your retirement can be a startling and confusing proposition. There is a wide array of options available, many of which are intimidating at first glance.  Not to mention the litany of rules and regulations that one must understand and comply with or you may find yourself losing your hard-earned money instead of saving it for the future. […]






by December 3, 2016 0 comments Retirement
How Much Should You Be Saving for Retirement?

How Much Should You Be Saving for Retirement?

Figuring out how much money to save for your retirement is one of the great mysteries of life. If it were easy, we would all likely be doing it far sooner than most of us actually do. It is no big secret that the sooner you start saving for the future, the better off you will be in the long […]






by November 28, 2016 0 comments Retirement
Best States to Retire

Best States to Retire

You are probably putting enough cash away so you live comfortably in the future, and making plans for how to spend your golden years. Retirement is something we all eventually dream of doing. Some of you may already know where you want to live, when you finally exit the workforce. Have you taken the time to really explore all your options? Sure, a […]






by November 23, 2016 0 comments Retirement
Retirement Savings Vehicles Explained

Retirement Savings Vehicles Explained

Putting money away for your future. It’s not the sexiest topic around, nor is it something many people think about before we turn 40. Why is that? Perhaps we don’t consider retirement to be so pressing at that age and we have other things on our minds that are far more important. It’s true that many of us may work […]






by September 7, 2016 0 comments Retirement
The Beginner’s Guide to Investing Money for the Future

The Beginner’s Guide to Investing Money for the Future

Saving? Investments? The future??! Yeah, not high on your list of priorities at the moment, I get it. The last thing you’re worried about is retirement. Problem is, it really shouldn’t be. I realize this is something that is currently decades away for you and there are far more pressing concerns that require your undivided attention at the moment. But […]






by May 17, 2016 0 comments Retirement
How to Retire Early and Know When You Should Consider It

How to Retire Early and Know When You Should Consider It

Early retirement. Sure, we all dream of it happening some day sooner or later. But the realities of such a thing taking place are far more distant than most of us might like. Or is it? Take a look at your current situation and you may discover that retirement could be closer on the horizon than you first thought. It begs […]






by April 24, 2016 0 comments Retirement