5 hrs ago
Wall Street Journal
As Boomers Retire, We'll All Be Detroiters Soon
Analysts have warned for years about the massive underfunding of public pensions.
6 hrs ago
City council approves raise for cops
What should happen: Pensions should be eliminated and instead the city contributes to a 401k/403b plan provided the officer makes matching contributions themselves.
18 hrs ago
7 Tax Tips to Use Before the End of 2013
This time of year, it's easy to get wrapped up in the holidays and push unpleasant things like tax planning into January, but believe me - a few tax tips will actually come in handy sooner than later.
21 hrs ago
SavingsBonds.com Reveals How To Avoid Paying Large Amounts of Taxes When Cashing in Bonds
Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey December 04, 2013 According to SavingsBonds.com , December is Savings Bond Planning Month.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
10 Personal Finance Tips From Hip-Hop Lyrics
Among the most fruitful verses is Hip-Hop Cash King Kendrick Lamar 's on the otherwise-unmemorable "YOLO."
Why Do Troubled Companies Like BP Outperform Coca-Cola For 20+ Years?
When you think of Coca-Cola in the context of blue-chip investing, you probably know it's the one indispensable company cropping up in 401k mutual funds, trust funds, pension plans, and plain-as-day brokerage accounts across the country.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Saving for retirement doesn't have to be confusing, but it is important
If you've ever endured on-the-job training at a new company, you've likely found yourself half-comatose while the benefits guru blathered on about your company's rich retirement plan.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
This Could Be The Perfect ETF For A Roth IRA
I am on the hunt for the best investments for a Roth IRA account. In a previous article, I listed the company Realty Income Corp. as one of the most attractive stocks for this type of account, due to the company's long-term track record of adding shareholder value.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Traditional IRA vs Roth IRA: What's the Difference?
Saving for retirement is a major obstacle for many Americans. A 401k plan is the most common vehicle to place money aside for employees who are fortunate enough to do so, but what about the millions of people that do not have access to a plan through their employer? An individual retirement account may be the best option for workers without a 401k ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
What is an IRA?
IRA stands for "Individual Retirement Account." Like a 401k, this tax-deferred savings plan was created by the IRS to help people save for retirement while investing their money.
The Huffington Post
Important Year End Financial Considerations
With all the holiday festivities coming up, it is also important to designate some dedicated time and thought to one's finances and tax planning for 2013-2014.
Red Bluff Daily News
Mary Hunt- Everyday Cheapskate: Invest in your debt and make your lender dizzy
Dear Mary: Soon I will receive an inheritance that is almost equal to the amount remaining on my mortgage.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The shape of 401k plans to come: Expect changes
What will your 401 look like in five years? Not the account balance - that will be determined mainly by the size of your contributions and market performance - but the plan itself.
Why Millennials should want a stock market decline
It's back to the good old days in 401k-land, once again. Your company is doing well, and you may have even received a raise this year.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
IRA Financial Group, Leading Solo 401(k) Provider, Announces...
Miami , FL November 25, 2013 IRA Financial Group , the leading solo 401 plan provider announces the release of its qualified retirement plan contribution manual for the 2013 taxable year.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Real Estate Investing for Real
21 Times When Real Estate Investing Is Actually The Worst
4. When you're at an open house for a potential investment property, and you run into one of your competitors.
401k to Roth IRA conversion
Financial adviser Ray Lucia discusses the tax saving benefit of converting your retirement funds into a Roth IRA.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Megan and Courtney, On In Service Distributions
Welcome to Money Matters. Did you know that you might have other investment options for your life savings that what is available in your 401k? Most people think they can't touch those assets, until they have officially retired.
One dimensional retirement: Why Gen Y needs to start saving now
It used to be that most working Americans could count on three sources of income during their retirement: Social Security , a pension, and their own personal savings.
Solo 401(k) Plan Providers Expecting Strong Fourth Quarter Demand for ...
Miami , FL November 21, 2013 IRA Financial Group , the leading solo 401 Plan provider expects to see strong demand for its self-directed solo 401 Plan product from the self-employed and small business owners in the fourth quarter of 2013.