Gen Y Retirement Savings Goal: $2 Million?
Mon, 08/25/14 | 11 Comments

According to 77% of 226 investment advisors, in a recent survey, the low bar for what Gen Y should save for retirement is $2 million.
One author and investment firm president was quoted as prescribing,
“For a …

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All you Need to Know About Limiting your Expenses
July 26, 2009 | 11 Comments
All you Need to Know About Limiting your Expenses

Visualeconomics.com recently posted a visual display of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report that shows where each U.S. household spends their money. Sadly, but not surprisingly, an amazing 51.7% of $49,638 in annual expenses …

How Much can My Employer Contribute to my 401K?
July 21, 2009 | 32 Comments
How Much can My Employer Contribute to my 401K?

401K Employer Maximum Contributions
I’d like to clear up a very common 401K misconception surrounding maximum contribution limits.
Question: The IRS maximum 401K contribution limit for 2014 is $17,500. But what exactly does this mean? Does this …

5 Ways that Personal Finance Mirrors the Tour de France
July 19, 2009 | 10 Comments
5 Ways that Personal Finance Mirrors the Tour de France

The Tour de France has sucked me in over the last few weeks. Yeah, I know, “just guys riding bikes” – I’ve heard it many times before as I keep coming up empty trying to …

Student Loan Rate Cut Opportunities
July 15, 2009 | 5 Comments
Student Loan Rate Cut Opportunities

Whether you’ve graduated recently or you’re thinking about going back to school, there are some appealing rate cuts that you could take advantage of. This is potentially a great opportunity to strategically slice your interest …

What would you do with a Financial Windfall?
July 13, 2009 | 11 Comments
What would you do with a Financial Windfall?

Not all of us are lucky enough to come across a windfall in our lives – be it lottery winnings, a lot of luck in investing, a huge inheritance, or some other method. But just …

5 Best Ways to Absolutely Destroy your Personal Finances
July 5, 2009 | 13 Comments
5 Best Ways to Absolutely Destroy your Personal Finances

Bad Personal Finances
Most of the advice you’ll find on this blog is geared towards best practices when it comes to your personal finances. Not this one, my friends. Through personal experience and witnessing worst practices …


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