How Much Is Enough To Retire?

How much is enough to retire

It seems in recent years that people have become more obsessed with retiring early. Just type in “couple retired at 30” into Google and tons of results will show up for people actually writing about retiring around their 30s. I remember when I was younger and in school, I would think to myself, if I could retire and not work that would be a … [Read more...]

Are You Really Ready To Start Investing?

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For me it started when I was a senior in high school. I was in an economics class learning about what a stock was. The goal was for everyone in the class to pick 10 stocks and see who had the best return. Naturally, I wanted to win. The problem was, I didn't know anything about stocks. So what I did instead was select stocks that I knew or liked … [Read more...]

You Should Work With A CFP® Professional

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The reason I got in this industry was to help people. I wanted to work with people on a personal level and help them obtain their financial goals. I had a lot of reservations mainly due to my age. I kept thinking that no one would listen to me, because I was so young and didn't have any experience, heck what did I know. So, for several reasons … [Read more...]

Are You Being Fooled By Your Financial Advisor?

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As I talk to my colleagues and people who work with financial advisors or financial planners, I have learned some very interesting things. Some financial advisors don't want you to know they don't really do financial advising. No one financial advisor is the same. In fact, it would be extremely hard to find an advisor who does the exact same … [Read more...]