Monthly Archive:: June 2013

5 simple rules for investing in an IRA

Investing for retirement doesn’t have to be complicated. One way to make it easier is to set aside money each year in an IRA. An IRA offers tax advantages that, over time, can help you accumulate more money for when you’re no longer working. Here are five simple rules to manage your

Create a financial safety cushion

The question isn’t whether you should have money set aside in case of an emergency. Sooner or later, you’re going to be faced with financial obligations you didn’t see coming The real questions are: How much money should you have on hand, and where should you keep it? How much is enough?