Calm Finances During A Storm!

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in General | 0 comments

It’s my firm belief that how you choose to think about your circumstances has a subtle, yet profound, impact on how you handle storms. I’ve written often on this subject, so I won’t belabor it again.   Instead, this week, I thought I’d give you a short rundown on specific, financial steps to put in […]

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Getting a Late Start? Here’s What To Do…

Posted by on Jul 23, 2013 in General | 0 comments

Knowing how much you should save for retirement is critical. But what if you are late getting started? The longer you delay, the shorter the time that compound interest can do its magic on your savings.   We typically recommend that you save 15% of your take-home pay each year. Money in the bank isn’t […]

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Planning for Financial Independence!

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 in General | 0 comments

Planning for Financial Independence Money has no value unless you’ve got the time and good health to enjoy it. In fact, if you have to be poor, would you rather be poor now or at retirement? By planning carefully and investing wisely, you shouldn’t have to make this choice. I believe that you ought to […]

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How to Reach True Independence!

Posted by on Jun 24, 2013 in General | 0 comments

Often, as we strive to keep our heads above water in these financially crazy times, it’s easy to lose sight of why we’re doing this. What is the goal? What is it we’re trying to accomplish by earning wealth? For us — and for many others — the answer is Financial Independence. We would define […]

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Rules For a Financially-Happy Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

Posted by on Jun 1, 2013 in General | 0 comments

So let’s dive right in, shall we? First, look carefully at your company‘s benefits plan. Disability insurance is probably the most neglected insurance. Consider signing up through a work plan. More employers are implementing flexible savings accounts, which allow you to pay for various medical and other specific types of expenses with pretax dollars. They […]

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