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Created on Tuesday, 07 May 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Freedom, Financial Fitness, Retirement
Good-byes aren’t always pleasant. Some people prefer to avoid them. However, when it comes to leaving an employer, one very positive thing is money you’ve accumulated if you’ve participated in an employer-sponsored ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 23 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Asset Allocation, Retirement
Life is full of to-do lists, whether they’re electronic, on paper or in our heads. If you’re not contributing regularly to your IRA, why not get that off your list? Take the opportunity today to set up ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Freedom, Easy Investing, Simple Saving, Financial Fitness, Asset Allocation, Retirement
It’s a sign of physical fitness to step up your walking or running pace or increase the amount of weight you lift. With a little effort, you master it. In the same way, opening an Individual Retirement ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 12 December 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: understanding risk, retirement, financial freedom, investment costs, trustworthy advice
Sometimes people do things just because they can. Ever see someone sky diving, hang gliding or bungee jumping? What about climbing Mount Everest or trying to leap several vehicles on a motorcycle? I won’t ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: survive, thrive, retirement, savings, money management, organize, spending, saving, earning, wealth, emergency fund, purpose goals, income
Ever approach a complicated task with apprehension, only to find that it became simple once you understood it? For many people, getting a handle on their accounts works that way. In earlier blogs, I talked ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 17 October 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: wealth, saving, investing, retirement, garden, priorities, earning, market, finance
There’s plenty of advice out there about how to make money in the financial markets. Many people think investing is the key to wealth-building, and investment strategies abound. Then you've got people ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 17 October 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: freedom, money, debt, retirement, work, financial, discipline, sacrifice, goal
It’s interesting how elusive something can be if you don’t have a good definition for it. For instance, lots of people want financial freedom, but what exactly is it? Some see it as a vague goal or distant ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 03 October 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: saving, money, goals, investing, retirement, priorities, money management
Things that don’t come naturally or easily can be a challenge to keep up over time. Take saving, for instance. Saving is the key to going beyond just surviving and truly starting to thrive—but it’s not ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 10 January 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Investment Costs, Asset Allocation, Retirement
Did you ever get really good at a game, then the rules change? As 2012 gets started, you might be considering rebalancing the investments in your employer-sponsored retirement plan, often referred to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 27 April 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Freedom, Retirement
Once upon a time, in a way of life nearing extinction, people looked forward to retiring at age 65. Some still do. They’ll stop working and settle into a time of leisure, hobbies, travel and time with ... [ +++ ]