5 Financial Goals You Should Achieve Before You Turn 30

Are you turning 30? It’s time to make some important financial decisions! The decisions you take in your 20s-30s impact your financial security later on in your life. You should follow a financial plan, so you can build a strong financial base to secure your future. Put in all your efforts to achieve your major […]

Want to Reduce Your Next Year’s Tax Bill? Start Planning Now

As I am writing this blog, I assume that most of you must have already filed your taxes for 2016 by now, and the remaining, who are still scribbling over the tax form, must be waiting for 18th April 2017, the deadline for filing taxes. People who are yet to file it must be searching […]

Tax Identity Theft: What You Can Do to Protect Yourself

Tax identity theft is when a criminal uses your Social Security number to file a tax return on your behalf to claim the tax refund. Unfortunately, you come to know about the theft when you try to file your return and get a message that one is already filed with your SSN. There were many […]

7 Money-Saving Hacks That Cost You More Time and Trouble

Money-saving strategies and hacks help you save money even on a small budget. Some of the money-saving strategies are really worth your time and trouble. However, there are some hacks that may appear to be the best ways to save, but in reality can cost you more time and trouble. Here are 7 money-saving hacks […]

Scary Retirement Statistics: How to Tackle the Biggest Fears

As boomers enter retirement age, many have deep concerns about finance, paying for health care and just meeting the rising cost of living. Some seniors are resolving these issues by moving outside the United States. Leaving America Between 2010 and 2015, about 17% of American retirees moved abroad. This figure currently equates to nearly 400,000 […]

How to Rescue Yourself from the Debt Trap

You usually get trapped in debt due to your bad spending habits or some unavoidable circumstances like job loss, sudden medical emergencies and other financial problems. But with proper financial planning and a positive frame of mind, you can avoid the debt trap and get out of it in no time. Stay focused and don’t […]

3 Retirement Planning Lessons You Can Take Away from the Olympics

According to the article published on the Time’s Money, the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio not only taught us about intense competition, and the drive to excel, but also offered valuable lessons that can be applied to achieving success in your retirement planning. The 3 important retirement planning lessons as discussed in this article are: […]

6 Tips to Make the Best Use of 401k in Your 40s

Your 40s is an exciting crossroads between youth and middle age. While you’re planning for the future, this is certainly a period in which it’s wise to make sure your retirement plan is in place and earning value. Here are six essential tips on how to protect and grow a 401k so that you won’t […]

10 Expert Tips to Help You Spring Clean Your Finances

Spring-cleaning isn’t just for your home. You can spring-clean your finances too. Everyone needs to keep track of their finances carefully to maintain control of their money. Failing to establish a budget is a top cause of financial chaos. It is of utmost importance to constantly be aware of how much money is necessary and […]

5 Simple Hacks to Maximize Your Tax Refund

Your tax refunds are nothing less than surprising Christmas gifts that arrive in the springtime. With a sudden boost in your bank account, you might plan to go out for a family vacation or on a shopping spree. Others may plan to put the tax returns in an investment account or pay off a debt […]