Category Archives: Financial Planning

3 Alternatives to Borrowing From Your 401(k)

Here are three alternatives along with their pros and cons relative to a 401(k) loan and a couple of sites you can use to find them: Continue reading

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Should You Borrow From Your 401(K)?

So when does it make sense? Continue reading

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What’s Your PDQ?

What is the risk to losing your most valuable resource – your ability to earn an income? Continue reading

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When is Borrowing From Your 401(k) a Good Idea?

I agree that it is usually not a tactic I would advocate, but there are some circumstances when it makes more sense than most other options. Continue reading

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Lessons From a Visit to Urgent Care

So how do you prepare for your next trip to the emergency room? Continue reading

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Should I Keep My Emergency Funds in a Roth IRA?

Here are some guidelines for using a Roth IRA as part of your emergency safety net: Continue reading

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Should a Roth IRA Be Part of Your Emergency Safety Net?

A Roth IRA can be an excellent retirement savings vehicle that also provides enough flexibility to be used for emergency savings. Continue reading

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4 Ways The CFPB Can Help You With Financial Issues

Whether it’s a decision you need to make or a mess you need to get out of, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) exists to help. Continue reading

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5 Unconventional Truths?

Ramit Sethi is actually making me feel a bit conventional. Continue reading

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