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What Is a Nondeductible IRA?

What Is a Nondeductible IRA?

Basically, if you’re looking for the type of retirement plan that you can fund using money that you’ve already paid taxes on, then you’d want to set up a nondeductible IRA. With a traditional IRA, you have the ability to use your income tax to deduct contributions....
15 Tips for a Happy Retirement

15 Tips for a Happy Retirement

When the financial crisis in 2008 ravaged retirement accounts far and wide, I had friends who realized exiting the workforce was no longer in the cards so they delayed it for a while longer.They still had adequate savings, but they felt waiting was the right...

Senior Driving and Keeping Premiums Low

​As a blogger who focuses on investing in retirement, I’ve always got my eyes on ways to save money as we get older.  One often overlooked topic is that of Auto Insurance for Seniors.   Today I’m going to talk about that in great detail, hoping that some of...

Investing in Vape Stocks

​The electronic cigarette industry is undoubtedly one of the fastest growing industries globally. Barely a decade since its introduction to the market, the industry has already achieved global popularity and might hit the $59 billion worth mark in less than 10 years...

IRA Investing For Retirement

How to Convert a SEP IRA to a Roth IRA

If you want to avoid having to pay taxes on the distributions in retirement when you have a simplified employee pension individual retirement account, you have the choice of converting it into a Roth IRA. This can be done regardless of having the pension account...

What is a 529 Plan?

Today I'll share with you the basics of a 529 plan.This plan operates as a savings plan for college that provides specific financial aid and tax related benefits. Many of today’s 529 plans are also used as a way to invest and save money for grade school tuition for...

Precious Metals

Investing in Gold is a Great Long Term Hedge

​Many advocates of buying gold will tell you that it’s the best way to fend off a recession.  As fiat currency and equities take a nose dive, something tangible, like gold, will not only keep value, but rise in value. Why Gold is a Solid Long Term Investment If the...

Why Investing in Precious Metals is Wise

Gold has always been a sexy investment, however investors have also turned to the merit of precious metals for investment. Just like gold, precious metals such as platinum, silver and so on are also equally capable of retaining monetary value even if the economy goes...

Retirement Tips

Growing Your Small Value Retirement Account

If you are looking to use your ROTH IRA as a retirement vehicle, but don't have a huge balance, this post is for you!  A Roth IRA, can be a powerful vehicle to not only accumulate property, but also do it in a manner that saves you money in the long term with the...

Money Saving Tips from a 24 Year Old

​I like people who think ahead.  In the case of Tori Dunlap, who wrote this article for Forbes, she’s thinking very far ahead.  I was intrigued by her contribution and ability to forward think enough that I thought I’d come and share what she’s doing in today’s...

Retiring to Latin America on $2,000 a Month

When it comes to places to retire, it seems like most Americans (especially those from the Midwest and the Northeast) make their way down to warmer climates in the south like Florida and Arizona where they can spend their days golfing and not having to worry about...

Stock Market

Best Penny Stocks to Buy in 2020

As someone with a passion for investing, I find The Right Trader to be one of the best follows on YouTube.  If you read any of my past transcriptions and re-posts of their videos, you'll know that they are full of insight while lacking all of the normal salesmanship...

The Best Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy

​If you don’t have dividend stocks in your portfolio, I highly suggest you take a peek at this video below, or read the transcript, to see what a great cash flow they can provide you.  I’m not a Financial Advisor, but it’s clear to me that getting cash from an...

How to Invest in Dividend Stocks

Know what feels even better than getting some money from a hard day's work? Making money passively! While some investments take a lot of research and speculating to choose the right place to put your money in a growth stock, you can rest easy when putting some of your...