Posts tagged "IRA"

To Roth IRA or Not to Roth IRA

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Traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs are financial vehicles designed for retirement. If you’re not participating in a 401(k) plan at work, you may be enticed to contribute money towards an IRA because it comes with tax deductibility and tax credits based on how you file income taxes. Although the upfront benefits of an IRA are... Read more »

The Invested Life Video Blog S2 #1: Rebuilding Your Financial Confidence

The Invested Life Video Blog S2 #1: Rebuilding Your Financial Confidence
You most likely have experienced or someone you know face a significant loss in the stock or real estate market. Many people have had to set back their retirement date, come out of retirement or giving up on the idea of ever reaching the goal of financially independence all together… As we begin season two... Read more »

Reducing Taxes, Roth IRAs and Home-based Businesses with Sandy Botkin, CPA, Esq

Reducing Taxes, Roth IRAs and Home-based Businesses with Sandy Botkin, CPA, Esq
EXCERPT from the last show of 2010 on the Real Estate on Radio Show! You gotta hear this info and how it can improve your financial situation…totally applicable to what you do through 2011! Listen to internet radio with Money Smart Show on Blog Talk Radio Folks we welcome to the show, Mr. Sanford, or... Read more »
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Advice on the Road - The Invested Life Season 1 Episode 2

Advice on the Road - The Invested Life Season 1 Episode 2
On episode 2 of The Invested Life, I wanted to set up a meeting with Tom at my favorite restaurant downtown…Sunda!  I had a few concerns that I wanted to touch on. With Tom always being in different parts of the world, Tom is always tempted on going out and explore. This leaves Tom tempted,... Read more »

Using a Self-Directed IRA to Invest in Chicago Real Estate

Using a Self-Directed IRA to Invest in Chicago Real Estate
Fed up with the ups and downs of the stock market, people today are looking for solutions to take better control of their retirement savings. A little-known but powerful financial strategy is utilizing a self-directed IRA. Often times, investment advisers and financial planners only discuss stocks, bonds and mutual funds for retirement planning options.  But... Read more »
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