Do you save for your children's education? Or do you plan to start? If you think it's important to help your child with college expenses, you are in luck, because you have some options. One of the most common ways to save for education is through a 529 plan. A 529 is like an IRA for education. Let's see how a 529 can help you... The Breakdown A 529 is an education savings … [Read more...] about What is a 529?
"The goal of retirement is to live off your assets-not on them" -Frank Eberhart Rule No.1 of living off your assets: You must have assets. You may plan to retire. You may not. Either way, it's a good idea to have a plan for wealth building. You may need it. So, when do you start planning for it? And how do you do it? When Do You Start? You probably saw this coming: you … [Read more...] about Retirement 101: When and How to Start Contributing to Your Retirement
In 1982, when Forbes began ranking the richest people in the world, the qualification to be listed was only $75 million. At that time, there were 13 billionaires on the list. Today there are over 1,400 billionaires around the world. From the stock market to businesses to commodities, they are all involved in some form of investing. Here are some investing lessons we … [Read more...] about 5 Priceless Investing Lessons From 6 Influential Billionaires
You know the books that are hard to put down. I mean...you know you should probably be working on a project or doing some household chores, but...the book is just so good. And you will just read one more page...okay, maybe one more. Before you know it, you've finished the book...in one sitting. It's happened to me. Actually, it happens all the time. With other … [Read more...] about 8 Books That Seriously Changed My Life and My Finances
I have written an article explaining stocks before, but a stock is not always an easy concept to understand. We know that a stock is a share. A share of a company. A public company. But what does that mean? How are stocks formed? How did stocks originate? Those are just a few of the questions that this infographic will answer. This infographic is from the good … [Read more...] about What is a Stock? [Infographic]