Learn to live within your means and be debt free. Increase savings, invest to grow your money for retirement. Watch out for scams, scums and the schmucks of the financial world. Get more information from books and seek help from financial advisers.

Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many - Unknown.

Keep in mind, investing involves risk. The value of your investment will fluctuate over time and you may gain or lose money.

Finance Menu




Save Money With Coupons

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How the Elderly Can Acquire Their Needed Social Security Benefits

Thursday, July 27, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Social Security was signed into law in the 1930s as a social insurance program for the elderly. The premise of the program is that you pay taxes into the program during your working years and then receive benefits in retirement. Most people are eligible for Social Security at age 62, although they may not want […]



5 Ways to Get Your Retirement Funds in Order

Friday, May 19, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Whether you just graduated from college or are a year or two from retirement, you should be thinking about your retirement. If you are very young, you may be tempted to put off your planning, assuming that you will catch up with it later. If you are older and have very little to nothing prepared […]



How to Prepare Your Finances for Retirement

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

The basic foundation of retirement planning is making sure you have enough savings in a portfolio that’s sufficient for you to enjoy a comfortable lifestyle through your retirement years. Conscientiously saving and smartly investing your money during your working years are key, but that’s just the beginning. There are other steps to take to improve […]



Social Security Facts and Tips for Retirees

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

If you are approaching retirement age, you’re probably looking forward to the monthly receipt of Social Security benefits. Since 1935, the system of benefit payment has helped millions of Americans live more comfortably in their post-working years. You can make the most of your benefits if you understand how Social Security works and keep in […]



5 Smart and Fun Investments to Consider in Your Retirement

Friday, April 21, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

As a retiree, income stability is one of the most important things you should consider. You ought to diversify your retirement portfolio to supplement the individual retirement account, pensions and 401(k) plan. Making a wrong investment puts you at risk of running out of money. Below are some smart investment plans that have proven successful […]



Planning Ahead: 4 Tips For Retirement Savings

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

It is never too early or too late to start planning for retirement. Whether you are a college student who just got his or her first job or are in your 50s and looking to retire in the next decade, there are savings strategies that can help anyone reach their financial goals. What are some […]



Retiring? 5 Smart Investments You Should Be Making in Your Retirement

Monday, March 27, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

When it comes time for retirement, you will need to make decisions that will impact your cash flow positively during your non-working (or reduced working) years. In this article, we will discuss five smart investments that you should make during your retirement to help in this process. Consider Your Location of Residence as an Investment […]



2 Ways To Get the Most of Your Roth IRA Returns

Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

There are a number of different tax benefits for both traditional and Roth IRA retirement accounts. Obviously, with a Roth plan, you make contributions after taxes have been withdrawn, but none are due when you withdraw from your account. Because of these tax benefits, Roth IRA’s are generally considered an indispensable part of diversified investment […]



Ready for Retirement? 5 Ways to Eliminate Debt in Preparation

Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 6:00 AM | 2 Comments

If you are like many Americans, you may have a significant amount of debt that will be a burden when you decide to retire. Here are some tips on eliminating your debt so that you can enjoy your retirement years debt-free. Prioritize Your Debts Finance experts recommend prioritizing your debt to pay off high-interest loans […]



How To Ensure You Have Plenty Of Savings For A Cushy Retirement

Monday, December 26, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Even if you have been paying into your retirement accounts for decades, your money might not go as far as you would like it to. In addition to many of the problems currently taking place with government programs, it is nearly impossible to predict exactly what the dollar will be worth in the future. This […]



1234...Last