Entries by Guest Contributor

How to Choose the Best 529 Plan

This post originally appeared on Mom and Dad Money. 529 plans are a great way to save for your child’s college education, but choosing the best 529 plan for your specific situation can be a daunting task. Almost every state offers at least one 529 plan and some states offer multiple plans, so right off […]

Good Financial Reads: Holiday Bash without Breaking the Bank, YE Financial Checklist, and More

  Following along with the blogs of financial advisors is a great way to access valuable, educational information about finance — and it doesn’t cost you a thing! Our financial planners love to share their knowledge and help everyone regardless of age or assets. Catch up on some of the latest posts with this week’s […]

Where Should You Put Your Lazy Money?

This post originally appeared on Remote Financial Planner. So you’ve got some money saved up and you’re thinking: “This lazy money is just sitting around! It’s about time it gets up off the couch and finds a job. Start working for me! But what investment should I choose?” To begin making your money work for […]

The Importance of Hitting the Reset Button

This post originally appeared on JGR Financial Solutions.   Having just returned from a weekend getaway, the concept of “hitting the reset button” is fresh on my mind. Not because I took a vacation, but because I was able to temporarily focus on something that doesn’t consume the bulk of my physical, mental, and emotional […]

Retirement Savings and the Millennial Generation

This post originally appeared on Wacek Financial Planning. Are you a millennial and wish that you had more (or anything) saved for retirement? If so, you’re not alone. A shocking 80% of millennials are not invested in the stock market! This is a major problem, but thankfully there is still plenty of hope for millennials […]

Good Financial Reads: Save Effortlessly, Not Mindlessly, Managing Your Holiday Spending, and More

  Following along with the blogs of financial advisors is a great way to access valuable, educational information about finance — and it doesn’t cost you a thing! Our financial planners love to share their knowledge and help everyone regardless of age or assets. Catch up on some of the latest posts with this week’s […]