Month: December 2014

How Much Money Do I Need To Retire?

Today’s post is a review of the book by Todd Tresidder entitled “How Much Money Do I Need To Retire?” I bought this book literally looking for someone to tell me how to answer this question and calculate this “magic number”.  I was also drawn by the “60 Minute Financial Solutions” subtitle.  Quick, painless and minimal […]

What Do You Do?

I recently had the opportunity to attend my 20 year high school reunion.  Throughout the night, I heard the same question asked repeatedly.  It is a question you will probably ask or be asked any time you attend a social event where you meet new people or see someone you haven’t seen in years.  What […]

How We Increased Our Net Worth by $8,750 This Year Without Earning More or Spending Less

Today we will outline the simple change we made to our financial plan that will increase our savings by $8,750 this year.  It requires no increase in earnings or decrease in spending.  The exact dollar amount for you could be less, or even more, depending on your marital status and tax rate.*  One of the […]