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3 Investing Questions & Answers

3 Investing Questions & Answers

By on Jul 28, 2014 in Asset Allocation, Automatic Saving, Investing, Reader Question, Tips | 8 comments

Welcome to another reader question(s) article. If you missed any of the prior Q & A, you can access all investing reader questions here. Following are investing questions from three 20 something’s who are wondering about the how and where of investing.  1st Investing Question Tyler of Poor Student asks, “What is the best investment for a student (besides the...

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Tax Tip Worth $372,220

By on Apr 4, 2014 in Automatic Saving, Investing, Mutual Funds, Taxes, Tips | 10 comments

US News & World Report: Smarter Investor Blog-Top Tax Post “Good morning, I think we’re heading in the right direction as far as content goes. We’ve had some great tax planning advice stories, which have proven popular and we’re providing readers with more specific investment advice, which makes it more likely that your pieces are picked up by places like...

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BEST WAY TO PLAY THE LOTTERY (YOU'RE NOT GOING TO LIKE IT)

By on Feb 17, 2014 in Automatic Saving, Saving | 40 comments

Playing the Lottery and Investing Do not click off immediately, you will want to read through! If you are a lottery player, I want to help you. If you put $50 per month in the lottery over 10 years, you will have spent $6,000. According to Tara Siegel Bernard in a recent NY Times article, “Win a Lottery? Not Much Chance Of That your chances of hitting the...

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Term Insurance: Not Always the Right Answer

By on Jan 23, 2014 in Automatic Saving, Guest Post, Insurance, Investing | 13 comments

Your Investing Questions Answered #5 Jeff from Good Financial Cents asks, “When is whole life insurance a good investment for someone?” Response by Guest Contributor, Ben Luthi of The Wealth Gospel In the personal finance world, it is hard to find neutral ground when it comes to life insurance. On one hand, there are some heavyweights who are violently...

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Feedback from Yahoo!Finance Readers – 4 Retirement Strategies to Avoid Now

By on Dec 9, 2013 in Asset Allocation, Automatic Saving, Bond, Investing, Retirement | 12 comments

I’m excited that my recent contribution  to U.S. News and World Report, “Four Retirement Strategies to Avoid Now“, was picked up by Yahoo! Finance. Every personal finance expert hungers for this type of coverage. I’m also pleased that the article received 258 comments. Even the negative remarks show that people are reading and thinking about...

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