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Each week you'll get articles on how to improve your financial situation and achieve your goals. Articles cover a wide variety of topics related to personal finance.
Personal Finance with Purpose
The articles explore major personal finance topics such as budgeting, investing, managing risk, tax planning, career advancement, and entrepreneurship. Articles go beyond the topics and explain how each area of personal finance fits into achieving your life goals.
Major News Stories
In-depth discussions of current stories in the news that could impact your finances. The articles go beyond the news and explain what these things mean to you personally. As an example, articles on the famous BREXIT explained how the UK leaving the EU will mean very little for your financial situation. So you could safely ignore it.
Each week you'll also get new challenge task designed to move you one step closer to achieving your financial goals. The tasks are designed so that you can accomplish almost all of them in 15 minutes or less.
You have three choices for the funds in your old 401(k) plan. The two you mentioned (leaving it where it is or rolling it over to your new employer) and third, rolling it over to an IRA. The best option for you would depend on several different factors, but generally . . . .
You can think of a credit score as your report card for how effectively you manage your finances, specifically your loans. The myth is that a credit score is a measure of how much debt you have, and that racking up more debt will result in a higher credit score. The truth, however, is . . . .
The recent approval of the SEC’s Regulation Best Interest (Reg BI) has killed any hope that financial advisers at Broker/Dealers would finally be required to be fiduciaries for their clients. The SEC went out of its way to create a regulation that would confuse consumers into thinking they have legal protections, when they don’t.