BECOMING A MILLIONAIRE BY KISS-ING

I have never discovered EASY money except for winning the lottery, which has better odds than Congress doing their jobs. Today's dreamers of fast and easy $$$ are chasing Cryptocurrencies, Meme stocks (last week's blog- See You “May Like” Section Below), and other quick bucks stuff.  When you see so-called “Subject Matter Experts" advertise on Facebook, Instagram, etc. "For $999.00, TODAY ONLY, I will teach you to ……." DELETE IMMEDIATELY!  If someone has a ...

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A ROTH IRA WILL IGNITE THE ENGINE FOR YOUR KIDS FINANCIAL FREEDOM

Apple has delivered an average return of 43.5 percent per year for the past ten years. Suppose you or your parents invested $100 per month during those ten years in Apple stock and placed it in a ROTH IRA.  You would have contributed $12,000.00 principal—but more importantly, have accumulated an investment gain of $190,211.00 with a total account value of $202,211.00.    When you reach retirement age (59.5 years), you will owe ZERO dollars in taxes on ...

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ONE OF THE WORSE MISTAKES YOU CAN MAKE WITH YOUR 401 – (K) WHEN CHANGING JOBS

ONE OF THE WORSE MISTAKES YOU CAN MAKE WITH YOUR 401- K WHEN CHANGING JOBS Several years ago, a good friend confided she cashed out her 401K and spent the money. At the time I thought an unwise decision. But of course being less diplomatic (hard to believe right) I said something more in the line of: YOU DID #$@% WHAT ?  I was reminded of this story last week, when I ...

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THE ABSOLUTE BEST WEDDING GIFT YOU CAN EVER GIVE YOUR CHILD!

BEST WEDDING PRESENT! This weekend we are attending the wedding of my college best friend, Clifton’s son. The couple will have college loans as the bride is currently in Medical School. As parents, Clifton and I ponder the choice of paying for an expensive wedding versus INVESTING IN YOUR FUTURE. And as two financially conservative men, we advise reducing the wedding size and cost and investing the money. AVERAGE ...

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NOT SURE WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR 401K WHEN RETIRING? SOME OPTIONS

Congratulations on accumulating a YUGEEE portion of your retirement money in a 401-K! As you approach retirement you need to decide what to do with YOUR HARD EARNED MONEY, currently sitting in one or more 401K Plans. This is a nice problem to have!  SOME OPTIONS FOR AFTER RETIREMENT Keep your money in your 401-K Plan(s).Roll into an IRA or a ROTH IRA and convert to Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), to lower fees.There ...

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