July 6, 2015

How to Intentionally Realize Capital Gains

How to Intentionally Realize Capital Gains

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Careful tax planning can avoid much of the capital gains tax.

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Bright Desert Mountains

How to Get Out of Debt: Rebuild

You have laid a good foundation: you are out of debt (or out of bad debt) and you’re ready for a clean start. Commit to keeping your financial life that way.

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Why is Organic Food Expensive?

Why is Organic Food Expensive?

Organic food has a reputation for being healthier than non-organic food, but neither of these claims should be taken at face value.

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Does Past Performance Have Anything To Do With Future Results?

The Markets Are Inherently Volatile

Most investors don’t understand what that means.

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The Complete Guide to Automating Your Savings

The Complete Guide to Automating Your Savings

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After automating your entire investment plan, you can save and invest without even having to watch.

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Marotta's 2015 Vanguard Gone-Fishing Portfolio Calculator

Marotta’s 2015 Vanguard Gone-Fishing Portfolio Calculator

If you are using Vanguard, we have created a gone fishing portfolio using only low-cost Vanguard mutual funds to help save money on transaction costs.

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Driftwood on the Beach

How to Get Out of Debt: Monitor and Adjust

Real life rarely goes according to plan. Set aside time periodically to assess your progress.

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What Is The Relationship Between Turnover Rate and Returns?

What Is The Relationship Between Turnover Rate and Returns?

A high turnover rate is not something you want in a stock fund.

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What To Do When The Stock Market Drops 1800 Points

What To Do When The Stock Market Drops 1800 Points

What should you do before a market correction? What about after? The answer is the same.

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How to Select Securities

How to Select Securities

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Your investment strategy is critically important but the implementation requires wise fund selection.

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