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Retirement

The beginners guide to retirement planning

A rewarding retirement takes careful planning. Here are some ideas to start with.

 

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College savings

A backward and completely comprehensive approach to investing

Using this investment strategy puts your money in separate time-specific buckets.

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A close up of the Thrift Savings Plan and its funds

A close up of the TSP and its funds to help you make an informed decision.

 

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Try this simple technique to predict portfolio return

Asset allocation may be a good predictor of your portfolio’s future risk and return.

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Retirement

Retirement

Retirement Planner Calculator

Do you know what it takes to work towards a secure retirement? Use this calculator to help you create your retirement plan. View your retirement savings balance and your withdrawals for each year until the end of your retirement.

 

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Retirement

How to supercharge your retirement savings

A successful retirement plan requires discipline, consistency and great tools.

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Retirement

Which IRA should you use: Traditional or Roth?

Roth and Traditional IRAs are a lot alike. Their differences are subtle, but beneficial!

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College Savings

College savings

College Savings Calculator

Saving for your children's education requires a long-term plan. And, like saving for retirement, the earlier you start your plan the better. Use this calculator to help develop or fine-tune your education savings plan. 

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College savings

529 versus Coverdell ESA: Which is better for college savings?

This article compares and contrasts these two popular savings vehicles.

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College savings

Which college savings option is best?

Parents seeking to invest for a child’s college education have several options.

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College savings

How much should I contribute to my child's 529 plan

Paying for a child’s college education requires planning and saving all you can.

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College savings

What’s the big deal about 529 plans?

The 529 college savings plan is a straightforward way to pay education expenses.

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College savings

How to expand annual contributions to a 529 plan

Looking for ways to get more money into your kids’ 529 plan accounts? Read this!

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College savings

Saving for college is like getting a new bike

What will it really take to set aside enough money for your kids’ college educations?

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Basics of investing

BASICS OF INVESTING

How to invest in a volatile market

Volatility should be viewed in the context of your long-term financial goals.

 

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Future consumption goals and your investments

Life is a journey powered by your investments. Make sure they are well aligned.

 

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Comparing different investment vehicles

Comparing different investment vehicles is easier when you understand asset class.

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Is solving Rubik’s Cube easier than determining asset allocation?

Getting your asset mix right is no game. It defines a portfolio’s risk and returns.

 

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Advice for first-time investors – think about the amusement park

Those just starting to invest should plan, understand risk, and have a long-term view.

 

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Comparing investment return: why stocks outperform bonds

What investments produce what types of return why it matters to your financial future.

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BASICS OF INVESTING

Good things come in threes – what you get when you own mutual funds

Don’t forget to consider your investment accounts when you prepare your taxes.

 

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Military financial readiness

ROAD TO VICTORY

Don’t let anybody tell you, “you can’t do it.”

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The savings deposit program

A program exists to help you save the extra cash you earn while deployed.

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A close up of the Thrift Savings Plan and its funds

A close up of the TSP and its funds to help you make an informed decision.

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Recognizing And Avoiding Military Scams

Things those in uniform can do to prevent being scammed. Here’s a list.

 

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How to secure funding for veteran-owned businesses

Funding options available to help veterans realize their entrepreneurial dreams.

 

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Retirement is the beginning of life 2.0

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How to build wealth with military special pay

There is more to military compensation than just basic pay and your housing allowance.

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Resources for servicemembers and veterans starting a business

Here is a sampling of programs veterans can use to get a business up and running.

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ROAD TO VICTORY

A servicemember and veteran guide to starting a business

Ideas to consider if you contemplate starting a business after your military service.

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Retirement

Retirement Nestegg Calculator

Do you know how much it takes to create a secure retirement? Use this calculator to help determine what size your retirement nestegg should be.

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