Triple tax advantaged Health Savings Accounts, or HSAs, can be one of your most powerful retirement savings vehicles, but not many Americans know how to…
You’ve Got Questions, I’ve Got Tumblers!The Federal Reserve is ready to move faster on interest rates, the U.S. economy unexpectedly shrank last quarter, and Elon Musk will likely buy …
Once you enter retirement, you may not spend as much as you did while you were working. Even if you spend the same amount as you did while working, you…
Target date retirement funds, in particular target date index funds, can be a great set-it-and-forget-it investment option for younger investors or…
Inflation has been on everyone’s mind recently, whether you’re in the financial world or not. The consumer price index (CPI) is up 7.9% over the last…
If you are trying to buy your first home right now, you are probably not having a great time. Mortgage rates are low, but buying a home has rarely been…
Over the last year, as inflation has continued to soar and interest rates have remained near zero, alternatives to traditional savings accounts have…
The S&P 500 had a very good year last year, and not just for returns, but for volatility. The total return of the index last year was 28.83%, and the…
Aside from meme stocks, financial headlines of the last two years have been dominated by cryptocurrencies and NFTs (non-fungible tokens, which you can…
Series I savings bonds were first issued by the U.S. Treasury in September of 1998, but have flown under the radar until recently. I bonds were designed…
The Federal Reserve slashed interest rates to effectively 0% at the beginning of 2020 to combat the sharp drop in demand and sharp rise in unemployment…
Using credit cards is like using a chainsaw; both can be an extremely useful tool, but when used incorrectly can be very dangerous. Some avoid credit…