Enough planning. It’s time for action. 2 months left to open and fund your 2013 Roth IRA. For the past 4 month I have been introducing you to the Roth IRA (See here, here, here and here). Today we will cover opening and funding the account. The Roth IRA is a type of account you […]
Who wants to make a guaranteed 6.2%? I do. With checking accounts yielding .01% and savings accounts not much better, it’s a no brainer. Here’s the deal. First class stamp rates are going up by 3 cents on Sunday, January 26th to 49 cents. If you buy the forever stamps on Friday or Saturday, you […]
3 months to go. Are you ready? Your Roth IRA is waiting. The past 3 months I have been sharing the rules for a Roth IRA. This month I will cover a unique way to get your account funded. A quick recap 1. You need earned income to fund a Roth IRA 2. You can […]
Companies rarely discount gift cards. After all its just like money. When they do you need to investigate. Menards is giving a 11% rebate on gift cards through Saturday January 11th. Let’s see if this is a good deal. If you live in the upper Midwest you know you can save big money at Menards. […]
Welcome to 2014. Let’s get some extra cash. For doing something we already do. If you have a Discover it, Chase Freedom or Citi Dividend credit card, there are new spending categories for the 1st quarter of 2014. To review, these cards offer 5% cash back on certain types of spending. All other spending gets […]
I just wanted to thank you again for sitting down with me yesterday and going over our finances. It is a huge relief to be able to talk to someone about everything and I really can't express enough how much I appreciate it.B. G.