- So, You Think You’re Ready for Retirement?
After all the hard work you’ve put into the work
force, you think you’re finally ready to retire and relax. There’s a lot of
other things you should consider besides reaching the age of 65 before you officially
stop working. Before you slide into the life of retirement, stop and think. Do
you have all your bases covered? Here are some things to consider ...
- 401K’s Explained
I considered the title “401K’s for Dummies,” but that didn’t
seem fair. There is a lot of information about 401K’s that is not widely known.
And that does not make you dumb. The first thing I think of when I hear 401K is
Pheobee from the sitcom Friends calling
it a 4-O-Onek. Always makes me laugh. So for starters you call it a 4-0-1-K.
- Paying to Put Your Kid/s through College
College is expensive. According to the College Board of a
study done in 2016-2017 tuition and fees at a public four-year college or
university cost around $9,650 a year. If going out of state that cost rises to
around $25,000 and if a private school is chosen than around $33,000 or higher.
Remember that is just the tuition costs; it does not include room ...
- Think Outside of the Box and Put Yourself through College
Continuing school and getting your degree is very beneficial
and can help you be more successful in the future. But college does not come
cheap. Student loan debt tops more than $1.3 trillion dollars. In the United
States, the average student graduates with more than $37,000 in personal debt.
No matter what your career, paying your loan debt, with its acquiring interest,
can take a ...
- 5 Money Tips to Know By 45
You’ve gotten through first part of your career, and
probably have achieved some major life goals by now! Whether you’re preparing
your kids for middle school or preparing yourself for grandkids as a young
empty nester, the situation is ever changing- and so is the best advice for
your finances! Read on for money tips to ensure that you’ve got a handle for
your future ...
- How to Hustle Your Way Through College
Off to college soon? Worried about expenses? If you’re
not afraid of a little work, you can hustle your way through college with
little to no debt. Whether you have scholarships or financial aid- or neither-
an education is still possible. Read on to see if you’re ready! Understand Your Budget Before you even get to college, know how to budget your expenses. Take ownership ...