Raymond Mitchell
5 Year-End Retirement Planning Tips

5 Year-End Retirement Planning Tips

The end of the year has a variety of retirement planning deadlines you need to meet in order to qualif...

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5 Ways Your Yard May Be Scaring Off Potential Homebuyers

5 Ways Your Yard May Be Scaring Off Potential Homebuyers

When you're selling your house, you aren't just selling your house. You're also selling your shrubs...

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5 Ways to Turbocharge Your 401(k)

5 Ways to Turbocharge Your 401(k)

The average 401(k) plan account balance is down 2 percent through the first two quarters of 2016, on...

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5 Ways to Mitigate the Financial Downside of a Disability

5 Ways to Mitigate the Financial Downside of a Disability

In September 2006, Debra Muth’s husband, Dennis, hurt his back at work. His job as a maintenance m...

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5 Ways to Avoid Fees From Online Savings Accounts

5 Ways to Avoid Fees From Online Savings Accounts

An online savings account has several advantages over a savings account at a brick-and-mortar bank...

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5 Unusual, Money-Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

5 Unusual, Money-Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Any cash windfall can be an instant temptation to spend, especially when it comes to tax refunds ....

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5 Things You Should Know About an SEP IRA

5 Things You Should Know About an SEP IRA

A simplified employee pension plan and SEP IRA are options for investors who are self-employed or run...

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5 Strategies for Managing Toxic Money Arguments

5 Strategies for Managing Toxic Money Arguments

Sometimes the trouble isn't in the bedroom, but in the bank account. If you sometimes bicker with ...

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5 Signs You Need to Take a Pause in Your Career

5 Signs You Need to Take a Pause in Your Career

Ever wish you could just hit a "pause" button for your career the way you do for your TV?...

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5 Rules for Moving Back in With Your Parents – So They Don't Kick You Out

5 Rules for Moving Back in With Your Parents – So They Don't Kick You Out

When Savanna Atherton graduated from college in 2016, she was still searching for a job. To ease the...

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5 Reasons to Make an Estate Plan

5 Reasons to Make an Estate Plan

Passing away without an estate plan is a huge mistake that can tie up your estate for years in probate...

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5 Professional Organizations for Financial Planners

5 Professional Organizations for Financial Planners

Adulthood can be lonely. Even in an industry like financial services where you spend most of your time...

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5 Money Mistakes That Can Get You Into Legal Trouble

5 Money Mistakes That Can Get You Into Legal Trouble

Consumers are often warned to not waste money for good and obvious reasons – you'll have less of it...

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4 Ways Misleading Language Costs Consumers

4 Ways Misleading Language Costs Consumers

In recent weeks, several corporations have been fined for deceptive advertising. A few days after 2017...

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4 Tips to Be a Better Executor

4 Tips to Be a Better Executor

Being named an executor of a will is a serious responsibility, but most people who are selected know...

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4 (Mostly Free) Alternatives to Buying Holiday Gifts

4 (Mostly Free) Alternatives to Buying Holiday Gifts

Even if you feel economically secure over the holidays , you might find yourself window shopping and...

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3 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Sold

3 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Sold

Warren Buffett followers got their quarterly glimpse into the mind of the Oracle of Omaha after the...

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3 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a Financial Advisor

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a Financial Advisor

Hiring someone? Maybe you're bringing in a plumber to look at your pipes, or a painter to put some coats...

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1.9 Million Unemployment Claims; Travel Bets Surge

1.9 Million Unemployment Claims; Travel Bets Surge

Weekly employment numbers showed that the U.S. labor market continues to deteriorate on Thursday,...

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Yum Brands Stock Slips After Mixed Results

Yum Brands Stock Slips After Mixed Results

Yum Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM ) reported mixed first-quarter numbers on Wednesday morning, sending the...

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