If you feel like investing is a confusing topic, filled with tons of jargon and endless complexity, you’re not alone. According to a survey by Ally Bank, 61% of adults find investing in the stock market “scary or intimidating.” Compounding that problem is the importance of investing. From that same survey, a majority of Americans […]

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Need to tap your home equity? Here’s what you need to know about your options: cash-out refinance, home equity loan, and home equity line of credit.

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The best kind of 401(k) plan is one that is used. The employer-sponsored retirement plan is typically easy to open and fund (with pre-tax dollars often deducted straight from your paycheck), and offers tax benefits vs. saving and investing in a brokerage account. Understanding the nuances of this all-important savings vehicle may help catapult investors […]

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