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Do Active Mutual Funds Really Doom Your Portfolio to Lagging?

Posted By wealthtender on Finance - Seven months ago, I quoted Warren Buffet’s famous advice: “ A low-cost fund is the most sensible equity investment for the great majority of investors. My mentor, Ben Graham, took this position many years ago, and everything I have seen since convinces me of its truth. ” I then wrote , “...

33 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays Affordably

Posted By theradicalfire on Finance - The holiday season is a popular time for Americans to go all out with their spending. They shell out an average of $1,000 to $2,000 on gifts alone. And that doesn’t include spending on parties, decor, or travel. There are so many expenses that need to be taken into account during the holidays, but you ... Read more

Retirement Plan: Things To Know About Reverse Mortgages

Posted By arrestyourdebt on Finance - “After climbing the mountain, you can finally enjoy the view.” Then, finally, there will be a time in your life … Retirement Plan: Things To Know About Reverse Mortgages Read More »

The MPI Account: Is This Our Golden Ticket (Or Just A Sketchy Indexed Universal Life Insurance Policy)?

Posted By PlayLouderBlog on Business - An MPI (Maximum Premium Indexing) account is a combination of life insurance and a retirement plan. It's pitched as having the ability to compound your wealth at a higher-than-average rate, while also protecting your principal, eventually providing long-term tax-free retirement income, and then passing on the wealth tax-free to your heirs. Is it too good […]

5 Solid Money and Life Tips for Near-Retirees

Posted By wealthtender on Finance - I think I qualify as a near-retiree. Frankly, I could afford to stop working now, if we were willing to give up our dream home and move back to our previous house (that we still own and are leasing out). But unless forced into it, why would we? So, what are my near-retiree plans? So...