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3 Ways to Benefit from a Roth IRA Under New Tax Law, Including a ‘Mega Backdoor Roth’

The tax benefits to Roth IRAs have always been enticing, but now they're even more attractive. Even if you think you make too much to take advantage, …

Retirement

20 Low-Light Houseplants That Are Easy to Maintain and (Nearly) Impossible to Kill

It is important that the home is not just a place where we survive, but where we live. People don’t just like their home to be functional—some really …

4 Basic Calculations Reveal the State of Your Finances

A few simple math problems to measure your financial health.<p>An older survey revealed that almost 40% of Americans described math as their least …

12 of the Best Business Books of 2017, According to the Stanford Business School | Inc.com

A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might make good holiday gifts, too:<p>1. Good to …

Self-improvement

The Easy Way to Calculate Your Modified Adjusted Gross Income

How to Calculate Your Modified Adjusted Gross Income<p>The IRS uses your MAGI to determine whether you can contribute to an IRA<p>Updated August 31, …

Everything You Need to Know About the Senate GOP Tax Proposal

Senate Republicans released their vision for a tax-cut plan Thursday that would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, with a one-year delay to …

Finance

Leading Universities Just Released 65 Free Business Courses to Make You Smarter | Inc.com

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Strategic Approach from University of Pennsylvania<p>Influence from University of Pennsylvania<p>Accounting for Decision Making from University of Michigan<p>Valuing Companies from University of Michigan<p>Budgeting and Finance for Public Libraries from University of …

Online Education

2018 Roth IRA Income Limits: What You Need to Know

Find out whether you can contribute to a tax-free retirement account in the coming year.<p>Roth IRAs can make it easier to build up retirement savings. …

Savings

Saving isn't always as much fun as spending, but it is vital in providing you with a financially secure future. And, as it turns out, the feeling of …

The Wealthfront 529 College Savings Plan: Is College Investing With a Robo-advisor Right for You?

Wealthfront, one of the largest and most well known online financial advisors, has recently announced that it will offer a state-sponsored 529 …

Retirement

29 Must-Read Books That Will Make You Smarter About Money | Inc.com

<i>Which is the best way to learn about stocks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, Author, entrepreneur, podcaster, wall street investor, on Quora:</b><p>I wanted to learn about …

Stock Markets

Educational YouTube Channels For Day Traders

Add some free videos to your trading education<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>Video is sometimes better than reading. In a video you can watch someone do a …

Trading

How to get rich renting instead of buying a home

In an earlier post, I assessed home ownership from an investment perspective and found that homes are terrible investments that barely keep pace with inflation.<p>This poor investment, however, does force the average American to save the money they'd otherwise spend.<p>The result? The median net worth of …

HEDGE FUND READING LIST: Hundreds of investors say these 10 finance books are must-reads

GuilhermeMesquita/Shutterstock SumZero, a social network for buyside investors, asked its members to share their favorite investment books in their user profiles.<p>The list is based on 1,120 responses, and ranked from least to most recommended. You can consider it a hedge fund reading list.<p>The books …

9 Investing Terms Every Retiree Needs to Know

Do you ever find yourself faking it when people talk finances? "Fiduciary," "sequence of returns risk," the "4% rule," these are all handy …

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

8 Questions to Ask Before Managing Rental Properties | Investopedia

People frequently ask me: “Is property management really worth the cost?” My short but immediate answer is: “What is your time worth?”<p>My longer …

Portfolio

Guide To The Best 529 Plans

Are you venturing into tax-free college savings? Check out the tables. They will tell you just where to go.<p>The product in question is a state-sponsored investment condoned by Section 529 of the federal tax code. It allows money to compound tax-free while your children are growing up. If a …

The best 529 plans to help pay your kids’ education

Team Clark is adamant that we will never write content influenced by or paid for by an advertiser. To support our work, we do make money from some …

Retirement

The Smart Way to Pay Taxes on Retirement Savings | Inc.com

Tax season is complicated enough without your having to worry about retirement planning. But if you want to maximize your future spending money, this is exactly the right time to review the taxes you're paying--or not paying--on what you're saving.<p>Just ask Phil Holthouse, co-founder of Los Angeles …

12 Tax Deductions the Average American Should Remember

If you're not aware of these 12 tax deductions, you may be forking over hundreds or thousands of dollars more to Uncle Sam than you have to.<p><i>"We don't</i> …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

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9 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

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Tax Secrets of the 1%

We've all heard stories about wealthy Americans taking advantage of tax laws to avoid paying federal income taxes. It's certainly true that many rich individuals use the tax laws to their benefit, and as a result, many end up paying a lower effective tax rate than the middle class. However, the …

Free Trading Websites Every Day Trader Should Know

Free trading sites with great resources and day trading tools<p>Updated March 14, 2017<p>Looking for day trading resources to help you out with your day …

A Dividend Portfolio Built From The World's Best Dividend ETFs

Since my first article using the pseudonym ETF Monkey was published on Seeking Alpha on June 3, 2015, my main focus has been to demonstrate that it …

Investing

How to Use an LLC to Build Family Wealth

How Families Can Invest Together With an LLC<p>Pooling Money and Investments to Build Family Wealth<p>Updated August 27, 2017<p>One of the best uses of a …

Investing

Passive Income Streams: Dividends, Interest Income, and Rents

Build Wealth With Dividends, Interest Income, and Rents<p>Updated April 15, 2018<p>There is one main reason to invest your money, and that is so you have …