If you serve in the military, you have the option to take advantage of early retirement. Service of 20 years or more makes you eligible to retire with a pension of 50% or more of your military … [Read more...] about 3 Roth IRA Rules Benefitting Military Personnel
Archives for April 2012
Yesterday I heard the news that one of my favorite banks, Capital One 360 had just released a new remote deposit app for Iphone and Android devices. I quickly downloaded the app to take it for a … [Read more...] about Capital One 360 Remote Deposits Now Available: Does Your Bank Offer A Remote Deposit App?
Foreclosure is never going to be an easy process to go through. When you're going through it you're most likely losing your home, losing a piece of your security and it's shocking to be having to … [Read more...] about Banks Will Pay You To Avoid A Drawn Out Foreclosure Process: Short Sale Incentives
Many of us have money dreams. Often, these dreams focus on some point in the future, when you have more money. We think about the things that we'll do when we have more money: Go on vacation, set up a … [Read more...] about What Are You Doing To Make Your Money Dreams A Reality?
Most of us like to help others -- especially if those others are our children. I know that I like to help my son. I like going places that I think he'd enjoy, and my husband thinks it's fun to shop … [Read more...] about Are You Letting Your Kids Ruin Your Retirement?
Can you open more than one Roth IRA?This is a good question to ask, because some people seem to be confused when it comes to this issue.Despite the conventional wisdom, and regardless of what some … [Read more...] about Can You Open More Than One Roth IRA?
I feel like I've been reading a lot of stories lately about how one family or another is having a hard time getting by, on incomes that are a bit above the average. Why are they having such a hard … [Read more...] about Is It Hard To Get By On A Six Figure Income?
One of the more common financial moves is to save up as much money as possible, hoping to have a huge nest egg later so that it's possible to retire from work, and maybe even travel the world. Others … [Read more...] about Would You Rather Live A Little More Now? Or Have A Pile Of Cash Later?
I've always been a big proponent of trying to simplify your financial life when you have a chance. Cutting back on the number of accounts, automating savings and retirement contributions or even … [Read more...] about Manilla.com Review: Aggregation, Automation And Storage For Your Bills And Statements
One of the realities of the financial world is that it's possible to use leverage to get more than what you would normally be able to afford. In simple terms, leverage is using debt to buy what you … [Read more...] about Are Your Finances Over-Leveraged?