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Which 529 Plan Should I Pick?

So you’re sold on the 529 plan, but now you have to pick one from like 50+ choices since every state sponsors at least a prepaid and/or savings 529 plan.   734 more words

Saving For College

What's The Best Way To Save For College?

If you have kids, a topic that’s bound to come up at some time is college.  Along with either the sad and/or giddy thought of finally sending your kids off to college is also the worrisome thought of how are they going to pay for it.   1,914 more words

Saving For College

2015 Goals and progress updates

NOTE: Updated quarterly; latest update is on 12/26/2015 

I started my humble journey towards Financial Independence in 2014. I did establish what Financial Independence means to me and what the goals were. 357 more words

Financial Independence

WARNING for All Parents Using 529 Plans for College Funds Currently

Attention all parents using 529 funds for college funding, please be careful NOT TO take your spring (2016) distribution this year (2015). While the bill may already be in your mailbox, the IRS frowns upon mismatching of tax years. 159 more words

Investing/Financial Planning

​The alarming retirement shortfall for women

By AIMEE PICCHI MONEYWATCH October 9, 2015, 5:45 AM

Ladies, take note please:

The demographics aren’t playing in women’s favor, at least when it comes to getting through retirement without going broke. 428 more words


Tuesday, November 3rd


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6 Tips to Help Save for Your Child’s College Education


Let’s be honest, college is more expensive than ever these days. Although there are resources that can help you save for your child’s education, such as… 651 more words