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Author: Ethan Harris

#1432 Estate Planning: Living Trusts vs. Simple Wills

You have worked hard your whole life to build your savings and after all is said and done, want to pass your estate down to your heirs. If you're not careful, this process can go painfully wrong. Fees, taxes and legal costs set you back and it's possible that your heirs don't receive what you had... see more

#1332 When Are Personal Loans a Good Idea?

Financial gurus will tell you to avoid personal loans. They're generally right, but sometimes one makes sense. First, let's define a personal loan. Some loans are earmarked for a specific purchase. You buy a home with a mortgage loan, you purchase a car with an auto loan and you pay for college w... see more

#1292 5 Boston Startups That Emerged This Century

Boston offers myriad advantages to entrepreneurs and small business owners. More so than almost any other U.S. city, Boston's workforce is talent-rich and highly educated. The city and surrounding area is home to dozens of colleges and graduate schools, including several among the most elite in t... see more

#1273 A Million Dollars Isn’t What It Used To Be

We all share a common goal: to grow our nest eggs and make sure they last over the long haul. Our generation was taught to live off the interest and never touch the principal, but interest rates for CDs and Treasuries no longer allow for that. Frankly, they don't even keep up with inflation, so w... see more

#1237 6 Tips to Stop Worrying About Retirement

If you're getting close to age 65, and you're worried about your ability to retire, you can stop worrying right now. To put it bluntly, it's probably not going to happen. Let's take a hard look at the facts and make lemonade out of those lemons, with these six good reasons to stop worrying about ... see more

#1236 Did Obamacare Make Premiums Go Up?

It's hard to find a federal law that's polarized the American public as much as the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare. Well over a year after its implementation, the debate remains as heated as ever.What's baffling is that talking heads on either side of... see more

#1232 What Does It Cost to Retire in New Zealand?

If you've ever visited New Zealand, chances are that the thought of living or retiring there has crossed your mind. Known for its exceptional beauty, moderate climate, adventure activities and laid-back lifestyle, New Zealand is hugely diverse geographically, but compact enough that you can enjoy... see more

#1194 3 Seemingly Non-Financial Decisions Everyone Should Take More Seriously

There are many seemingly non-financial decisions that can impact your entire life in areas such as earning potential, debt and so on. In this article, we'll look at three such decisions that people should take more seriously (from a financial perspective) than they usually do.... see more

#1102 An Introduction To Target Date Funds

Target date mutual funds can be an alternative to bonds and CDs for investors who do not wish to actively manage their savings. This is because these funds periodically reallocate their holdings to a more conservative mix over time as the fund holder approaches the target date – usually retirem... see more

#1100 Is Retirement Good For You Or Bad For You?

A neighbor who lives directly below me in my condominium building wakes up before 6 a.m. each morning, gets dressed, skulks outside and on some days begins looking for parked vehicles of neighbors he doesn't like.Under the protective cloak of a cover of darkness, he removes a key from his ... see more

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