INVESTING AS A MILLENNIAL (AS REPORTED BY SHEN LU ON MONEY.CNN.COM)

Convincing someone that they need to invest their money is hard enough without all the choices that come next. Stocks, bonds, real estate, funds – it can seem like there is an endless amount of options for investing. So how are we supposed to know where to start? First, it is key to establish how… Read More

How to Invest (as reported by Kevin Mercadante on cashmoneylife.com)

The decision of whether or not to invest your money should be an easy one – you absolutely should do it. But deciding where and how to invest is trickier. For first time investors looking to get started with stocks and bonds, whether to invest in individual companies yourself or put your money into a… Read More

Investing Tips for Your 20s (as reported on www.onmakingmoney.com)

Investing in the stock market is something that every American, given the opportunity to do so, should do. It is one of the surest ways to grow wealth that we have. But that doesn’t necessarily mean that it is easy. The sooner you start investing, the better, because your money will grow over time. For… Read More

KEY RETIREMENT MILESTONES (AS REPORTED BY PERSONAL.VANGUARD.COM)

We all have questions about retirement – ranging from how to save for it to when is it time? To help answer some of those questions, Vanguard recently shared the 7 big financial milestones in retirement. These are the ages when most of us will be able to take key steps toward a more secure… Read More

THE COMING PUBLIC PENSION CRISIS (AS REPORTED BY OLIVIER GARRET ON WWW.FORBES.COM)

The concept of a pension is something that private employers have all but abandoned, putting more of the onus of retirement savings onto the individual. But most public positions still offer a pension, and so many Americans either currently work towards a pension or are already receiving benefits. And that’s why the coming pension crisis… Read More