Paying taxes can feel like pulling teeth… And while it seems unbearable, knowing how to get through the process with the least amount of pain is what makes your retirement a breeze. You don’t want taxes eating away at your returns the moment you stop working.… READ MORE
Would you board a flight that had a 70% probability of safely reaching its destination? How about 90%?
While these are odds we’d avoid if our life was on the line, many people blindly trust their retirement to a financial plan with similar numbers.… READ MORE
With so many ways to invest your retirement money, many first responders put off making a choice until it’s too late. There’s only so much to go around, and you need to pay your bills too!
Your deferred compensation plan is one of the biggest benefits available to first responders, so getting your contribution right is key to retiring on your terms.… READ MORE
Money is a complicated topic. We all have ideas and associations with money that we picked up over the course of our lives.
But these hold us back from saving the money we need to retire on our own terms. The wrong ideas can lead to devastating financial consequences.… READ MORE
Money is a difficult topic to discuss with other people. This makes it tempting to do it alone when it comes to planning your retirement.
This is a mistake.
Even with the necessary knowledge, your emotional connection to your money can blow up your retirement.… READ MORE