This post is part of a series in our Ultimate 401(k) guide. If you participate in an employer-sponsored retirement program, it's most likely a 401(k) plan. The old school pensions our grandparents had are about as common as a dinosaur walking down the street with a cup of coffee. Over the last several decades companies have put more and more of the burden for retirement … [Read more...] about 401(k) Pros And Cons: What You Need To Know Right Now
You’ve probably heard the term 401(k) at least a thousand times, and you might even have some of your own money invested in one. But exactly what is a 401(k)? And how does a 401(k) work? Those are the questions we're setting out to answer here. And we're going to answer them in plain English, so by the time you reach the end of this guide you’ll be an official … [Read more...] about How Does A 401(k) Work?
We tried Lucktastic's free virtual scratch cards for a week. Here's our review: Let me start this Lucktastic review by telling you I don't play the lottery very often. Sure, if the pot gets up to $100 million or so I'll throw a few bucks in along with my coworkers. I never believe we'll actually win, but I don't want to be the only one left in the department if the … [Read more...] about Lucktastic Review: Legit Side Hustle Or Waste Of Time?
This simple chicken stir fry recipe is one of my favorites. It's loaded with healthy veggies and the most delicious sauce made with soy sauce, sesame oil, and sweet chili sauce. It's a quick and easy dinner that takes less then 30 minutes to prepare, which makes it perfect for those busy nights when you're shuttling the kids back and forth from practice and after school … [Read more...] about Simple Chicken Stir Fry Recipe: Ready In Less Than 30 Minutes!
I've been a Costco member for over 15 years and I can't tell you how many times someone has asked me "Is Costco worth it?" I always answer the same way: YES! There are plenty of items where Costco prices are just unbeatable, and some smart shopping will more than cover the Costco membership fee (see the table below for more details). How Much Is A Costco … [Read more...] about Is Costco Worth It? Absolutely!