401k Fees Are Devouring Your Retirement Savings: Here’s How to Spot Them

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401k fees can cost tens of thousands of dollars in retirement savings over your lifetime. Hidden fees. Service fees. Registration fees. It doesn’t seem like much, but enough of them over time will consume your bottom line. Learn what the different fees are in your 401k and how to avoid them.

The Golden Butterfly vs the All Weather Portfolio: An In-Depth Guide

The All Weather Portfolio and The Golden Butterfly

We’re putting two portfolios head to head. When it comes to the All Weather Portfolio versus the Golden Butterfly, which comes out on top?

The 401K Loan: What You Need to Know about Using One [in 2020]

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Your 401k is meant to fund your retirement. But you can withdraw money from it earlier. Is borrowing against your 401K ever a good idea?

Becoming Wealthy is a Choice

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Very few people wake up one day and just become wealthy. Being wealthy is a choice that you make and a way that you live your life. Work less, live more!

How To Retire Early with Mr. Money Mustache

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No one wants to work forever and retirement at 65 isn’t good enough. Early retirement is the goal. If you want to learn how to retire early, keep reading.

How to Reduce Taxable Income With Advanced IRA Strategies

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Taxes are a big expense for most of us but there are plenty of ways to save. We’ll show you how to reduce your taxable income legally.

Understanding The 457(b) Retirement Account in a Hurry

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Today we’re going to be talking about the Jean Claude Van Damme of retirement accounts- the 457(b) (also called the 457). The 457(b) is a flexible retirement vehicle that allows penalty-free early withdrawals, along with some pretty great catch-up options. Much like Jean Claude Van Damme, the 457 kicks some serious ass, but it’s not for everyone.

403(b) vs 401(k): Which Plan Retirement Plan is Better?

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On your first day of your new job, you get handed a stack of papers about the companies retirement plan and you are undoubtedly confused. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. What are the differences between a 403b vs 401k? Let’s find out.

Retire Happy – Optimize Your 401K Account With Blooom

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We’re joined by a previous guest. Chris Costello joins us to talk about how to retire happy when you optimize your 401K account with Blooom.

How to Use the Roth Conversion Ladder Like a Hero

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Today we’re going to learn about the power of the Roth conversion ladder using a combination of personal finance words and poorly constructed metaphors. Should be a good time.

The SEP IRA Rules, Benefits and a Lofty Contribution Limit

The SEP IRA Rules, Benefits and a Lofty Contribution Limit

Today we’re getting into the gritty details of what a SEP-IRA account is and whether it’s the right play for you. However, this retirement account isn’t for everyone. Know what the SEP-IRA rules are before opening yours.

Diversifying Your Retirement With Alternative Assets

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We talk about portfolio diversity to insulate from risk. But if you want to ramp up returns, consider diversifying your retirement with alternative assets.

The First Investment Platform For Fine Art: Masterworks Review

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Masterworks is a unique investing platform that allows average Joes to invest in Picasso’s, Monet’s, and Warhol’s. Yep, multi-million dollar paintings are something you can actually get in on

16 Realistic Ways to Make One Million Dollars

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If you want to become a millionaire, it’s entirely possible and easier than you think. No snake oil or voodoo, here, just 16 realistic ways to make one million dollars.

What You Need To Do Now To Achieve Early Retirement

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Social security can be a relic of the past by the time Millennials reach the age of eligibility. We all need to take our retirement into our own hands. You don’t have to spend the whole prime of your life slaving for the man. The word retirement has many definitions, we’ll look at the new face of retirement.

Retire or Not To Retire with Roger Whitney

Retire or Not To Retire with Roger Whitney

Early retirement sounds ideal but is it always? Retire or not to retire with Roger Whitney, the retirement answer man.

How To Retire: What To Do With Your Time And Money

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We spent years accumulating money for retirement, but when we finally get there what do you do. Learn how to retire and what to do with your time and money.

It’s Never Too Early To Start Retirement Planning

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Since Social Security isn’t going to be enough for anyone looking to retire. You’ll need a more intuitive you-powered plan. Retirement planning is not as scary as you might think.

How Wills and Trusts Work, and Where to Start

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We’ll explain what a trust fund is, who needs one, if you need a will too, and how to set up a trust.

The Infinite Banking Concept: How To Be Your Own Bank

The Infinite Banking Concept: How To Be Your Own Bank

If you’ve ever heard of using your whole life insurance policy like a savings account to borrow against, then you’ve heard of the Infinite Banking Concept.

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