Backdoor Roth IRA

I have a rainy day fund, I have been maxing out my 401K at work, and I have been putting money into a 529 college savings plan for my kids for years. I thought that was all you were supposed to do … Continue Reading…

Fantasy Picks

I think picking stocks is kind of a fun topic. OK, so it’s not laugh-out-loud, roll-on-the-floor fun, but I think everyone likes to talk about the stock that they made a killing on. Similarly, talking about the stocks you bought … Continue Reading…

Basic Principles of Personal Finance

You can find plenty of personal finance guidelines online from tons of experts. If you start reading thru some of them or talking with a bunch of experts, you will hear a lot of the same principles repeated over and over. … Continue Reading…

Welcome to my Blog

I started this blog because I wanted to teach my kids about money and personal finance, so they will have the tools to handle the new financial world we live in when they grow up. I know when you think of … Continue Reading…