Browsing Category Retirement Planning

How To Invest $500


Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Investing is an important part of long-term financial planning, helping you to achieve such goals as sending your children to college and having enough money for a comfortable retirement. Many people don't begin investing as soon as they should, mistakenly thinking that they need at least a few thousand dollars to get started. This is ...

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How to Borrow From Your 401K


Thursday, September 17, 2015

Infographic courtesy of the team at Smart401k. Since 1979, private sector work-related retirement plans have been gradually shifting from defined benefit pension plans to defined contribution plans. The 401(k) plan is among the most common and best known of this type of retirement plan. Defined contribution plans shift important retirement planning responsibilities from the employer ...

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How to Invest: Big Oil


Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Thousands Protest for NO MORE BIG OIL Conservation is important Global Warming, Green Energy. But for most of us, we need Big Oil. Big Oil investments pay off, and it affects our portfolios, regardless of where we stand on the issue. The Highs of Alternative Energy It's very unlikely that companies that continue to show losses, Green Companies that ...

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What Worries America: Poll


Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Eamon Javers has the latest results of Street Journal poll on how Americans feel about an entire array of things. He also including the economy, Congress, and poor approval ratings for President Obama. we could be looking at hundreds of thousands of people infected, with profound political, economic and security implications for all of us. ...

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