Prioritize it! No excuses. No procrastinating. Just do it. Sign up for that 401k ASAP. Max that 401k. At the very least contribute at least as much to receive your company’s match. No company match? Contribute anyway! (see #1) 2017 max contribution limit is $18,000. If that’s too steep, start at 1% and work… Continue reading How I: save for retirement
I had many misconceptions when I first rolled over my retirement accounts. Here is a guide to what and how you can roll over. You can rollover your employer sponsored plans (401k, 403b) and your IRAs (Roth or Traditional). But why would you? To keep it simple. Having all your money in one place makes… Continue reading You Can’t Rollover a Pension
Get the match. If you do absolutely nothing else, at least contribute enough to your 401k to receive your employer’s match. Most employers will match up to 6% of your contribution. Don’t throw away free money! Don’t touch it. Avoid early withdrawals! For one it is difficult to rebuild the gains you’ve earned thus far… Continue reading Retirement Quick Tips
MEET: Dali @bronxdandelion Age: 28 Location: Bronx, NY This week Dali is talking to us about saving for retirement! Whether you're fresh out of college or mid-career, it's never too early to start planning for retirement. Stay tuned this week as every day we'll post a new video with one new tip regarding what you… Continue reading Retirement!
It may seem silly to think about retirement when you’re in your 20s but here are 4 reasons why retirement is for the young. Compound Interest This is the most magical thing in the world. Compound interest means you earn interest on your interest. For example, if you invest $100 and earn 2% interest, you… Continue reading Retirement is for the youth
If you find yourself wondering, “Why cant I stick to my goals?” these 4 quick quick tips are for you: Goal isn’t the right size You want to be a CEO? Great! However working on a goal that big can be discouraging. Don’t forget that there are steps in between that you’ll have accomplish first.… Continue reading 4 Quick Tips to Achieve Your Goals
Hesitation is a good friend of mine. Mostly because I’m a thinker and an observer. I like to watch, wait and analyze before I jump. I recently visited a friend whose house has a loft dock over the ocean. I decided to jump off the top level of the dock but once I got up… Continue reading No hesitations