By now you should know that the Roth IRA is a pretty important component to any healthy financial plan for a young adult. If you missed the reasons why you can watch this video, or read this post. Now it's time to learn the basic rules for the Roth IRA. I've pulled the most important points … [Read more...] about 10 Important Roth IRA Rules. Number 7 is a Shocker.
Remember that time that Trace Adkins warned that little girl not to grow up too soon? Don't remember? Let me catch you up. As the song begins, there's a little girl that can't wait to turn 18 and get out of her mother's house. Then the hook comes with the warning. It goes a little like this. She … [Read more...] about What is a Roth IRA and Why Do I Care?
I've been a Betterment customer for a few months now. I found Betterment to be a great way for a beginner to invest because they have low fees and they make the process of investing as simple as opening an account and depositing funds. When you open a Betterment.com account, you will deposit or … [Read more...] about How to Open a Roth IRA Online with Betterment and Celebrate Like a Boss
Ready to put some real money in and start investing? In that case you are going to need a broker. A stockbroker is an intermediary that buys and sells stocks and other securities. In the past, if you wanted to place a trade, you would have to call your broker and they would place the trade for … [Read more...] about Choosing a Broker
This may surprise you if you did not already know, but studies have shown that female investors are typically better investors than males. Mostly, it has to do with the way we are wired and how we respond to events. Barclays Wealth and Ledbury Research are the authors of this study that explains why … [Read more...] about Why Female Investors are Better Investors
Don’t look back! You’re doing it! You’re doing it! You’re riding a bike. Look LaTisha! You’re riding a bike! I still remember the first time my dad let go and allowed me to ride a bike all by myself for the first time. I had been riding with training wheels and so ready to have them taken off. I … [Read more...] about One Simple Tip To Investing Smartly.