Benefits of Having Tax Breaks for Military Families

In the Army? Use These Opportunities To Ease Your Tax Burden written by: Bernd Blezzed Are you a member of the military? Similar to other occupations, army men and women are bound by law to pay taxes. However, the government recognizes the risky nature of their job, and their undying dedication to protect the sovereignty of the nation. In line with this, Armed Forces members, reservists, and veterans...
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Top Tips for Trading CFDs

Trading contracts for difference, or CFDs, is an incredibly high-risk game to play. It is perhaps one of the most intricate, misunderstood, and complex markets in existence, and it for this reason that so many novice traders are simply chewed up and spat back out. For those who are aiming for a different outcome, it’s incredibly important to understand the markets that you’re trading: how they...
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The Suprising Benefits of Leasing a Car

The Suprising Benefits of Leasing a Car, leasing a car
Auto leasing gets an awful reputation. That’s because in the long term it is usually cheaper to buy than lease. Most people stop when they read that fact. However, I’d like you to keep reading. There are actually many reasons why leasing may make sense in your situation. The math may not always work out in favor with leasing, but there are so many benefits that you may find it worth the...
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How to Find out if You’ll Be Approved for a Credit Card (without Applying)

How to Find out if You'll Be Approved for a Credit Card (without Applying), credit card
According to a recent article from MagnifyMoney, applying for a credit card will lower your credit score by 5-10 points. You want to avoid that kind of damage. Annoyingly enough, the more you apply for credit cards, the less likely you are to get one because of the damage you’re doing to your score. The goal of this post is to help you know if you’ll be approved – before even applying....
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401(k) for Dummies

401(k) for Dummies
Nearly half of those surveyed in a recent Charles Schwab Corp. survey said they don’t know if they’re making wise investment decisions within their 401(k). Can you blame them? When you begin working at a company, Human Resources will explain the 401(k) plan they have available for you. But the 401(k) plan is brokered through a third party: Vanguard, Fidelity, Charles Schwab, etc. Even...
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Do You Need Active Investment Management?

Just like anything in the investment industry, there are winners and there are losers. This is no more... more →