Gold, gold, gold! It’s hard to escape the constant chatter about gold – the rising price, the investment potential and why YOU should invest in gold now. But what can you really believe? Certified Financial Planner Tammy Kraig explains the gold phenomenon and helps you decide if you should buy in.
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The secret to financial independence isn’t the career path you choose or the investments you make. It’s actually much more simple. Certified Financial Planner Rick Kahler explains.
Every person in this country could use some financial planning help to make the smartest choices possible with their money. From my perspective as a wealth coach and Certified Financial Planner professional today, I wish that I had known a financial planner 25 years ago when I was starting out on my own. I would have made very different financial decisions along the way and would be in a much better place today if I had. Having been both a financial planner and financial planning client, I put together this list of the six secrets to choosing a financial planner.
Certified Financial Planner Heidi Davis explains what an Individual Retirement Account is, how it might benefit you and how to choose which kind of IRA is right for you.
Certified Financial Planner Kevin Worthley explores the pros and cons of insurance annuities, and whether they make a good investment in the current economic climate.
Certified Financial Planner John D. Buerger discusses the ugly four-letter word of personal finance: debt – how you got into debt, why it’s tough to get out of it and some real steps to finally rid yourself of the “D” word once and for all.
Are you a lady who lunches and lets your husband handle all of the financial affairs? Or are you a woman who holds the purse strings tightly and puts your hubby on an allowance? Or do you fall somewhere in the middle? All couples have their own way of budgeting and working out their finances. But, what don’t you know and what should you know to be prepared for the unexpected? Let’s test your Financial IQ.
How much of your income should you be saving? A common rule of thumb answer used to be that 10 percent of income should go into savings. But 10 percent doesn’t really cut it anymore. Certified Financial Planner John D. Buerger explains what the new rule of thumb is and how to hit that target.