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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THE HOUSE JUST PASSED THE BIGGEST CHANGES TO RETIREMENT PLANS IN A DECADE

{TO READ THE FULL POST GO TO MY PROFILE AND CLICK https://wealthbuildingpowers.com/ The House of Representatives passed legislation Thursday that would make significant changes to the laws governing retirement savings accounts. The aim of the legislation, which will now move to the Senate for consideration, is to make it easier for more employers, particularly small businesses, to offer 401(k)s, and to let workers guarantee how much income their retirement savings produce ...

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ALL THE REASONS YOUR FINANCIAL WELL-BEING IS TERRIFYING! ———TIME TO FIX IT!

FINANCIAL LITERACY   Read:  FINANCIAL LITERACY IS JUST NOT THAT COMPLICATED – TRUST ME! Click below link https://wealthbuildingpowers.com/2019/04/01/financial-literacy-is-just-not-that-complicated-trust-me/Reduce spending to live within your means. BUDGETING Read: Do You Want or Need a Cadillac? Click below link HTTPS://wealthbuildingpowers.com/2018/01/23/DO-YOU-WANT-OR-NEED-A-CADILLAC/ Calculate how and what you spend your money on now and then figure out how to put more of YOUR HARD EARNED MONEY TO WORK - WHILE YOU SLEEP!  Track your spending and see where your money is actually going because you will see opportunities to ...

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SO YOU GOT A HUGE TAX REFUND – NOW WHAT?

Approximately 76 million or 44 percent of Americans paid ZERO federal income tax in 2018.  For the rest of us, about 70% will get a refund. Keep in mind because your tax bracket was most likely decreased for 2018, your refund will be smaller than 2017’s refund.   WHAT YOU CAN DO WITH YOUR REFUND- TO GROW YOUR NET-WORTH PAY OFF HIGH INTEREST DEBT If you have credit card debt, this may be a perfect use for your tax ...

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STAY THE COURSE – NEVER EVER RUN OUT OF MONEY!

One sure-fire way to live a good, no make that great retirement is to utilize all the savings tools at your disposal today. The past two blogs discussed the 401-K Plans, both the Traditional and the ROTH. Let us look at two additional retirement tools, the Individual Retirement Account (IRA) and the ROTH IRA. Even if you have access to a 401-K, an IRA is a GREAT investment tool. Think ...

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SIMPLY AMAZING BENEFITS -THE 401-K & ROTH 401-K

Last week, I discussed the best retirement investment tool, the 401-K Plan (401-K). This week we wil look at a variation of the 401-K, called the ROTH 401-K. For those of you who have a ROTH IRA, the rules and benefits are similar. Vanguard Investments’ data indicate 60% of their client companies offering a 401-K plan offer both a traditional plan, and the ROTH 401-K. However, Americans may not completely understand ...

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