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Almost There!

photo credit: dview.us I’m so close I can taste it.  Today is payday so I sent a chunk of money to the car loan.  God willing, I should make the last payment in two weeks.  Though I haven’t been as good as I could be (still don’t bring my lunch to work), I’ve done a […]

Yet Another Account

It seems like Mr. Savvy and I have a jillion accounts between the two of us.  However, I added one more account to the mix last night.  I opened a SEP-IRA for myself.  Mr. Savvy already had one and I decided to get one as well.  We both have side businesses and while mine isn’t […]

Suze Orman’s Save Yourself

photo credit: feverblue Last year, Suze Orman and TD Ameritrade sponsored a Save Yourself promotion.  You would receive a $100 bonus for opening an IRA at TD Ameritrade and automatically funding it with at least $50/month for twelve months.  I signed up and last week, I received my bonus.  It’s nice to receive a 16% […]

Guest Post – Interview With a Financial Planner

I’m on vacation this week.  Thanks so much to Cathy Curtis, of Curtis Financial Planning, for allowing me to interview her. Tell us a little about yourself I am a Fee-Only independent financial advisor, a Certified Financial Planner practitioner (CFP) and a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) registered with the State of California. I own a firm […]

Saving for retirement on $20 a week

photo credit: mujitra (´???) This is a guest post from A, a pf blogger at I Pick Up Pennies. Thanks to A for guest blogging while I’m on vacation! My husband and I turned 30 in 2008, and I decided it was time to start planning for retirement. Neither of us have worked for companies […]

Reminder – Kiplinger’s Jump Start Your Retirement

photo credit: habi Once again, Kiplinger’s Magazine is offering FREE retirement advice.  Today, you can call or go online (9 am – 6 pm EST) to talk with NAPFA financial planners.  Just call 1-888-919-2345 or go to www.kiplinger.com/yourretirement/jumpstart/.

Reminder – Kiplinger’s Jump Start Your Retirement

photo credit: habi Once again, Kiplinger’s Magazine is offering FREE retirement advice.  Today, you can call or go online (9 am – 6 pm EST) to talk with NAPFA financial planners.  Just call 1-888-919-2345 or go to www.kiplinger.com/yourretirement/jumpstart/.

Kiplinger’s Does It Again

photo credit: habi Once again, Kiplinger’s Magazine is offering FREE retirement advice.  On January 13th and January 30th, you can call or go online (9 am – 6 pm EST) to talk with NAPFA financial planners.  Just call 1-888-919-2345 or go to www.kiplinger.com/yourretirement/jumpstart/.