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!

5 Financial Planning Steps To Keep Your Wedding On Budget

The cost of getting married continues to grow. On average, a couple in 2023 may be expected to shell out $29,000 for their wedding festivities. This can put a serious crimp in the budget of many couples, and may even throw their financial plans into disarray for years afterward. What can you do to avoid financial disaster? Here are a few financial planning steps to keep your own wedding on budget. Read More