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on investing: recently
Eventually they will wear you down. How do you listen to the ETF chatter and understand the investment risks?
ETFs and Fixed income
As part of our continuing financial education on stocks and investing, I thought we'd discuss something that has stock pickers worried: correlation.
Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average still relevant?
On Investing in the Dow
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So you say you want a resolution, well you know: Here's how to make them work in 2012 and improve your personal finances.
Our 2012 Predictions! Happy Better Year!
A look at your retirement plan, your investment options and how much you need to save to survive in 2012!
books by Paul Petillo
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Zack's Investment Tools: Stock Screener or Mutual Fund Screener
Repercussions: A Retirement Review
Our recent financial discussions
Insurance : Life, Health, Auto, Home
Is the insurance industry the next victim of the financial crisis?
Each age has its own benefits and hurdles on the road to retirement. Here are some simple steps to achieve those goals - at every stage of life.
Retirement Planning at 20
| at 30 | at 40 | at 50
retirement planning: your home
Call it an American birthright - or at least the right homeowners suggest they have. Can the mortgage tax reduction remain?
What looks like a mutual fund, pays dividends like a mutual fund, is compared to a mutual fund and most recently, up against the S&P 500 index, actually has performed better, yet isn't one? REITs: read more
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on the radio with Paul Petillo
Our second season began on January 3rd, 2012
Join Paul Petillo, Dave Kittredge and Neil Plein every week on Financial Impact Factor Radio as they to discuss everything from retirement to insurance, investing to estate planning, from getting started to preparing to stop.
You can listen to past episodes here.
Some days it rains. And some of those days require a little help. Some times that help comes with a payday loans.
Is it your plan to retire early? How to keep the dream alive.
Three things to consider about retiring early.
Is it okay to suggest that your retirement plan is on track to providing you with what you need? Probably not. When the okay retirement plan won't work.
All of us know someone, even if it is the person in the mirror, who has experienced some financial bumps recently.
Can Financial Disasters Teach Us a Lesson?
Stocks, Mutual Funds or ETF: Which is best for me?
retirement planning: your business
New: 401(k) Transparency for the Small Business
Part One: The Individual 401(k)
Part Two: The SEP-IRA
Part Three: The SIMPLEs and the UNI-DB
Five Questions for the Finance Guy
Our Personal Finance Editor
Paul Petillo answers some important questions about how to get where you are going.
retirement planning: investing
What is a mutual fund?
What is an IRA?
What is an 401(k)?
What is a Roth IRA?
What is an Index Fund?
Do you know the Right Investment for Your Age?
Some frequently asked Defined Contribution Questions
What is the difference between a traditional
IRA and a Roth IRA?
Do you invest using dollar cost averaging?
What iscompound interest?
What is net asset value?
Are you Investing for Value?
Investing for Growth?
Are you interested in social investing?
Where there is risk... A Look at Small Caps
Behind the facade of your ETF.
on retirement planning
Should you rebalance your portfolio? Of course you should. But do you know how? On rebalancing
Should you use a retirement calculator?
Is there a time when pay day loans are helpful?
A lot of us just assume we will be able to get a mortgage in retirement.
Is your mortgage part of your retirement plan?
If we have to work longer, will dividends save our retirement plans?
Is your 401(k) success determined by your co-worker? Keeping up with Mr. Jones
How many times have you heard someone say: "the matching contribution is free"? It's not!
Your 401(k): The Illusion of Free Money
This is it! The Perfectly Engineered Retirement Plan from Target2025.com
Retirement still is and always has been a combination of elements working in tandem and there are no easy answers to retirement Planning
Five Questions for the Finance Guy
Our Personal finance editor answers some important questions about how to get where you are going.
The question is: Is asset allocation riskless?
on retirement risk
This is a timeless piece about what can confront you as an investor - which is what you are. Each of the following articles is designed to help you learn about the retirement risks in your 401(k) plans and IRAs.
Active Trading Risks | Counter Party Risk
| Derivative Risks
Foreign Investment Risk | Growth Investment Risks |
Issuer and Leverage Risks
Have you left retirement money at an old job? What happens to Your Retirement Plan when You Change (or lose a) Job?
I know you are looking at that 401(k) balance. It may be low but it is not a savings account. Stop, think, take a deep breath. And let me Explaining the 401(k) Rules for Withdrawal
Your retirement plan is being watched over. How responsible is your 401(k) fiduciary?
Justifying Fees, Part One | Part Two
How you structure your portfolio is your business. If you never want to admit you are wrong, never want to second-guess your logic no matter how irrational, never want to rebalance or reallocate, that's okay.
Are there lessons to be learned? Can we admit we were wrong?
The Mutual Fund Glossary