There is recession talk everywhere with tips on what to do. Time to put my hat in the ring 🙂 Following the scouts’ motto of “always be prepared“, how to go about planning? Where to start?
Betterment the Roboadvisor had an interesting product announcement – called Smart Saver. I was pretty psyched – was it a deposit account? Are they getting into the bank game?
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, what should investors be thankful for? Low Fee Index ETF’s. Access to a liquid S&P500 Tracker for 0.05%, who-wouda-thunk? Fees are the silent killer of your portfolio, lower the fees more of the return you get to keep!
I am a strong proponent of loading up on I Savings Bonds issued by the US Government treasury. In treasury’s own words I Bonds are a low-risk, liquid savings product. While you own them they earn interest and protect you from inflation. Sold at face value; you pay $50 for a $50 bond. Purchased in […]
It’s a question we should have an answer to. What’s your retirement number, how much money do you need to live comfortably through retirement. It’s a complicated question, and scares most people (it scared me :)) But have no fear, Excel to the rescue! You can build a rudimentary model to at least get a […]