Planning for a Bright Future

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Planning for a Bright Future

When I graduated college, I landed a dream job teaching accounting at a university. For five years I enthusiastically taught my students important accounting principles. During this time, I put a significant portion of my paychecks into a retirement fund. Because I’ve always been extremely conservative with my finances, I invested all of my cash into money market funds. Unfortunately, this decision did not yield great results. Now that I’m older and wiser, I’d like to rectify the retirement mistake I made when I was younger. On this blog, I hope you will discover the best types of funds to include in your retirement portfolio. Enjoy!

3 Areas Of Financial Planning Best Done As A Couple

Are you in a committed relationship with a partner or spouse? If so, one key decision that both of you must make is how to mingle (or keep separate) your finances. While this choice is personal and should always be what works best for your own situation, there is one area that should always include some joint planning. When doing financial planning, why is it a good idea to involve both partners in these three vital areas? Read More