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How Should I Manage My Retirement Plan?

By: Thomas J. Hartfield Financial Planning Views: 23410 | Comments: 1 | Votes: 0

Thomas J. Hartfield

How Should I Manage My Retirement Plan?   Employer-sponsored retirement plans are more valuable than ever. The money in them grows tax deferred until it is withdrawn at retirement. Distributions from a tax-deferred retirement plan, such as a 401(k) plan, are taxed as ordinary income and may be subject to an additional 10-percent federal tax penalty if withdrawn prior to age 59 ½. More

Mind-Mapping: An Aid To Financial Planning Success

By: Betty J. Zak Financial Planning Views: 6785 | Comments: 0 | Votes: 1

Betty J. Zak

Mind-Mapping: An Aid To Financial Planning Success Author: Betty J. Zak  Introduction/BackgroundWe have all heard the saying, a picture is worth a thousand words. But, let’s turn our attention to a mind mapping picture being key to financial planning success and being worth real dollars and cents. 47). Only then search for computer tools. (2008). Mind mapping. More

3 Tips how the university students should manage their finances

By: Marie Garcia Financial Planning Views: 5152 | Comments: 1 | Votes: 0

Marie Garcia

It is difficult for the university students to manage their money related matters since they are hardly aware about the importance of money in real life. Most often, it is seen that these university students squander money lavishly and as such, they fall into debt problems. As such, it is often seen that they fall into debt problems. More

Single people have different retirement planning priorities

By: Art Of Saving Financial Planning Views: 5054 | Comments: 0 | Votes: 4

Art Of Saving

Flying solo Single people have different retirement planning priorities By Dave Carpenter ASSOCIATED PRESS 2:00 a.m. October 18, 2009 Single people get left out of the picture a lot when it comes to retirement. Typically it's smiling couples who are shown contemplating their sunset years in ads, brochures and magazines. The big picture is about to change, however. More

A Path to Wealth

By: Sharman Financial Planning Views: 4446 | Comments: 0 | Votes: 0

Sharman

Have you ever thought of your path to wealth? Have you thought about your wealth goals and how you plan to obtain them? Do you have a financial vision?This is the time to review and evaluate to see what your goals are, and how you plan to achieve them this year. The first step is being specific about what you want to achieve. A Path to Wealth can be a holistic experience. More

Improve Cash Flow with Receivable Factoring

By: Pacific Business Capital Corporation Financial Planning Views: 4385 | Comments: 1 | Votes: 0

Pacific Business Capital Corporation

For those businesses that are struggling for money, accounts receivable financing may be the way to go. With this type of financing, no additional debt is created. You simply take your accounts that have not yet been paid off and basically sell them to a company to receive the cash from them that you would have normally been getting. It's sort of like a cash advance. More

Tax season is here. Who are you going to call?

By: Kerry Freeman EA Financial Planning Views: 3734 | Comments: 1 | Votes: 0

Kerry Freeman EA

Tax season is here. Who are you going to call? By signing your 1040 form, you agree to abide by the tax law that holds you responsible for paying your taxes, regardless of who prepares your return. When it comes to collecting on mistakes, innocent or otherwise, the Internal Revenue Service looks for the taxpayer, not the person who filled out the forms. Mr. Mr. More

Starting a Business? How to Best Utilize Limited Capital

By: Barbara G Financial Planning Views: 3726 | Comments: 1 | Votes: 1

Barbara G

If you're in business or are starting a new business, equipment leasing may be the right choice for you. Equipment leasing not only saves you money, it gives you the flexibility of running your business without major start up expenses, which the average business faces much of when opening. There are financing options to suit every budget and need. More

How can you pay off your debts with the help of IVA?

By: Marie Garcia Financial Planning Views: 3555 | Comments: 0 | Votes: 0

Marie Garcia

If you are entangled in the meshes of debt then you can opt for debt consolidation through Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) to avoid bankruptcy or any extreme debt help solution. An IVA is a legally binding arrangement that is usually supervised by a licensed insolvency practitioner. How and when can you use IVA? How does IVA work? More

Don’t Risk an IRA Rollover Mistake

By: Ugen Peden Financial Planning Views: 3548 | Comments: 0 | Votes: 0

Ugen Peden

People who are laid off or entering retirement often find that a former employer’s retirement plan can be an unwelcome place to keep their money. Layoff notices are often followed with a deadline to withdraw retirement assets from the company plan because the employer is no longer willing to bear the cost. You might decide to spend all or part of the money. More