Are You Saving Enough for Retirement? Here’s One Rule of Thumb to Know

Exactly how much should you be saving for retirement? It seems everyone has an opinion on this deceptively simple question. Actually, it is simple to answer, so long as you understand the implications of your choices. Are your retirement savings going to be enough for you to live comfortably during your golden years? To address this […]

Best Brokers for IRA Retirement Accounts in 2019

Where to open an IRA can be an intimidating question. Options range from online discount brokers to robo advisors to mutual fund companies. With all of these choices, it can be difficult to know which is best. Whether you are looking to open a traditional IRA, Roth IRA, rollover or even a SEP IRA, in this […]

Ally Bank Review – Great Interest Rates and Low Cost Investing

Why bank online? Better interest rates, no fees and if you bank with Ally, you’ll also find a low cost investment platform. Table of Contents About Ally Bank How Ally Bank Works Ally Bank Savings Products Ally Bank CDs Ally Bank Home Loans Ally CashBack Credit Cards Ally Bank Auto Finance and Leasing Programs Ally […]

DR Podcast 302: How to Build an Emergency Fund in 2019

Building a safety stash takes time and dedication. Here are our tips on how to build and manage your emergency fund. In this podcast episode, find out the three places Rob stashes his cash and where you should never put your emergency money. A while back, I wrote about how my wife and I paid […]

DR Podcast 301: A Guide to Tax Loss Harvesting

Tax loss harvesting can be a smart tool for investors. But first, you have to learn how it works. Here’s our easy guide to tax loss harvesting. Tax loss harvesting is one of the few free lunches in the world of investing. With a little planning, you can reduce or even eliminate your capital gains in […]

92 Painless Ways to Save Money

Saving money doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, there are many ways to save money that are easy and fun. Here are more than 90 painless ways to save money. Table of Contents Rebates, Coupons, and More Save Through Good Management Save on Health Save on Services Save on Insurance Save at Home Save […]