Annuities Part 2: An Example of How to Use Annuities in Retirement
As I had said in the previous installment of this series on annuities, when used well an annuity can be a life saver. About five years ago…The Bond Rating System
The bond rating system can be confusing because there are three separate but similar systems of rating bonds. We all hear of “AAA” rated bonds, and then know…Financial Management Unique to Baby Boomers
Boomers are in a tough spot. They’ve had two of the most severe stock market declines in the past 80 years and now they are in an investing environment with fixed income rates (such as on CDs or savings bonds) that haven’t been this low in their lifetimes.The Top Financial Predators In Life
Finally, discover your financial predators that can make you broke and poor. Find out how you can avoid them for life. This is all about knowing your opponent when it comes to money. Learn how you can control your money and be the master of it, not the other way around.Why Buy Karatbar Gold
Instability is the word that best describes the global economy at the moment, as we seem to be teetering on the edge of a cliff, and a single push will lead to a free fall. The results will not be pretty as entire countries will go bankrupt and their paper currencies will plummet. However, gold, which is the only true currency, will always maintain its intrinsic value. That is why everyone should consider hedging their assets with gold.Municipal Bonds 101
A common way that people have the chance to earn a tax free rate of return is through municipal bonds. This is different than a tax deferred investment, which enables you to pay the taxes down the road such as when you sell it or when you start taking withdrawals (like with a Traditional IRA).What’s the Difference Between Diversification and Asset Allocation?
Frequently I hear these terms used interchangeably, but they are two distinct concepts seeking to solve the same problem. Investing efficiently and effectively is not about…Topics Essential to RG146 Financial Planning Courses
Financial planning is a large and exciting industry within the Australian financial scene. The ASIC RG146 guidelines stipulate the minimum training requirements that must be met in order to work in this industry. The financial planning course is key to gaining the appropriate creditation.Guide To Free Government Grants
Anyone thinking about going into business for themselves, or wanting to expand an existing business should rush for the world’s largest “one-step-money-stop” where free money to start or expand a business is being held for you by the Federal Government. It sounds absolutely incredible that people living right here in the United States of America would not know that each year the world’s largest source of free business help delivers:Top 5 Locations for Overseas Property Investment
The UK property market might be in the doldrums but overseas property investment has never looked so alluring. Here we’ll take a look at five of the best locations for overseas property investment.Tips on How To Get Rich
Even though today’s economy is not ripe for investment options to get rich, there are still more than a few ways to gain wealth. The following are but a few examples of ways to get rich. Find a company that has a product that will reduce energy costs.How Compounding Interest Works
Compounding money or compound interest is the fastest and easiest way to make money. There are two ways to compound money and they are through investing and building a business. In your checking or savings account, you may notice that you make interest on your money.