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Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Card Review

If you love to fly Southwest and travel often, the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Credit Card might be the travel card for you. With excellent rewards and a great bonus option available now, it could help you earn free airline travel. Here’s what you need to know about this travel rewards credit card: The Basics With […]

Income Investing in Retirement — The Pros and Cons

Income investing in retirement has a lot of initial appeal. Rather than selling shares of a mutual fund or stock, one can instead live off of dividends from stocks and interest from bonds. This approach feels much safer than actually selling part of your investment. The reality of income or dividend investing, however, is not […]

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How to Make a Last Will in Minutes

Quicken WillMaker Plus 2016 Review

If you haven’t created a will – or haven’t updated yours in a while – now is the time with Quicken WillMaker Plus 2016. I was recently given a chance to review this new software from and would recommend it for anyone who needs to make a simple will. What It Offers Quicken WillMaker […]

What Percentage of Income Do You Need During Retirement

What Percentage Of Your Income Do You Really Need In Retirement?

In planning for retirement, you need target numbers. Numbers such as how much money you’ll need to have saved by the time you retire, how much you’ll have to contribute each year in order to reach that goal, and how much you’ll have to earn on your money between now and then. But before you […]

Tradeking $200 Bonus Offer

TradeKing Online Broker – $200 Bonus

TradeKing has once again launched its $200 cash bonus for customers that sign-up for a new TradeKing account.  If you recognize this promotion, it’s because TradeKing does this sort of thing from time to time. Click here for the $200 TradeKing $200 bonus offer In order to qualify for the $200 cash bonus, you must abide by […]

Maxing Out Retirement Accounts

Maxing Out Retirement Accounts: How Rich Could You Be?

Everywhere you look, experts are telling you to contribute to your retirement accounts. Whether it’s advice from newspapers, blogs, financial planners, or friends, any advice that is worth taking must include planning for retirement. Why? Because it’s that important! Over time, setting aside a small portion of your monthly income can mean the difference between living a comfortable retirement and […]

How to Determine if a Rental Property is a Good Investment 2

The 1% Solution–How to Determine if a Rental Property is a Good Investment

When I first began looking into real estate investing, I spent a lot of time trying to figure out what criteria I would use in selecting which property to buy. I have built many Excel spreadsheets with mind-numbing calculations and data, all geared to finding that perfect investment property. The biggest question is always this–how […]

Online Stores with Free Shipping

72 Online Shopping Websites With Free Shipping

With the holidays upon us, it’s time to start thinking about gift shopping. And this year carries good news for online shoppers: more websites than ever are offering free shipping. To compete with the all-powerful, more and more sites are jumping on the free shipping bandwagon. As with Amazon, though, you might have to […]

Best Interest Rates 2015 (2)

The Best Interest Rates for November 2015

Finding the best interest rate is a lot easier today than it was even a few years ago. Here at Dough Roller we track rates on everything from checking and savings accounts to mortgages to CDs. It occurred to me, however, that there was no one single page on the site where you could find the […]

Top Rated Online Colleges

10 Top Rated Online Colleges

There are a dozens of ways to evaluate and rank online colleges. Whether it is through academic standards, instructor credentials, or student engagement, online colleges can be sliced and diced in a variety of ways to help you make the best decision for your college career. Being “top rated online college” means different things to different […]

TradeKing Advisors Review

TradeKing Advisors: Sophisticated Investment Management at Discount Prices

TradeKing has established itself as one of the best low-cost investment brokerage firms available. Now, that success has been carried over to an investment advisory service known as TradeKing Advisors. The service provides investment advice and management for those who don’t feel they are qualified to go down the do-it-yourself investment route. What Is TradeKing […]

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