Tuesday, February 25, 2020
League of Power

The League of power


"Freedom by Friday"

Browsing the "401k" Tag

Are You Crazy Enough to Do This?

Do Something Insane Today You’re insane if you think you are going to get rich by working for the man and saving a bit of cash and contributing to your 401(K) every year. It can’t be done. Yet people continue [...]

April 11, 2016 Freedom by Friday

7 Tips For New Grad’s

7 a.m. and me do not get along. We are not friends and never will be. But because I love my family so much I happily greeted the world at that hour two weekends ago. It helped that I was [...]

May 15, 2013 News

Retirement Strategies for Late Starters

In the world of personal finance, retirement is like Kim Kardashian’s butt, it’s the biggest thing out there. That’s why I devote so much of my efforts to the topic. The other reason is because more than 40 percent of [...]

August 17, 2011 Easy Street

5 Financial Products You DON’T Need

As a personal finance expert I often get emails from readers asking for my opinion on financial products and services they are considering buying. There are many things that people buy that are a waste of money. Most of the [...]

June 1, 2011 Easy Street

Advice I Wish I Would Have Listened To

My favorite movie was unexpectedly on TV last night! I was flipping through the channels and all of a sudden I stumbled onto Back to the Future starring Michael J. Fox.  As I tuned in Marty McFly was jumping into [...]

May 11, 2011 Easy Street

What An NYC Street Vendor Taught Me That Wall Street Couldn’t

So you know that list of things you know you should do but never seem to have the time to get to? Well that happened to me. I have a very old 401k from a previous employer that I know [...]

January 19, 2011 Easy Street

Save Money Without Trying

Did you pick out your new year’s resolution yet? Its 5 days into the year already. Hopefully you started an emergency fund and emailed the human resource manager about increasing your 401k match like I suggested last week. Whatever your [...]

January 5, 2011 Easy Street

Wallet or Waistline?

Survey Reveals Most Popular Trainer in 2011: Finances over Fitness Health and Wealth. Those are the two most popular New Year’s resolutions. In a survey by Allianz Life Insurance Company respondents were asked which 2011 resolution they are most likely [...]

December 29, 2010 Easy Street

When The Journey Is More Important Than The Destination

Sometimes I am so jealous of my husband. Not only because he gets better looking with age and can lose 10 pounds in three days while I get crow’s feet and saddlebags, but also because some things just seem to [...]

November 10, 2010 Easy Street

Retirement and Spending: A Co-Dependent Relationship

Whether you are 25 or 65 your retirement has been affected by the current economic downturn. People in every financial class have lost a significant amount from their financial portfolio. Most people are afraid they’ve lost too much money to [...]

August 25, 2010 Easy Street