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Should You Open a Roth IRA or a Traditional IRA?


Even though both Roth IRAs and traditional IRAs are both Individual Retirement Accounts, there are significant differences in the details of each. Before opening a new account to take advantage of year-end tax savings, you’ll want to compare the differences, and how to decide which is the best fit.

Year-End Tax Tips – 5 Actions to Pay Less Taxes on Investments

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As another year draws to a close, it’s time to start thinking about taxes, perform a review of your finances and investment portfolio, and figure out what moves you should take before the end of the year. No one likes to pay more taxes than they have to, so we’ve interviewed an expert who shares […]

Health Savings Account – A Tax Efficient Investment Alternative?

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Want to take away the pain of paying medical bills? A health savings account may be able to do. A health savings account, or HSA, is a tax advantaged way to reimburse yourself for medical expenses like a flexible spending account (or FSA). But unlike the flexible spending account, the balance in an HSA accrues year after year and […]

Can You Make Money Churning Investment Rewards and Cash Bonuses?

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Several years ago, I opened two different investment accounts based on the promise of free cash. The first was with Sharebuilder, for a $50 bonus. I opened my account, adhered to the terms, and received my $50 cash bonus. The other account I opened was with the Ohio Advantage 529 Plan. I figured it was […]

Zero Trading Fees – How This Trend Affects Your Investments

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The long-term trend is that investment trading fees are becoming lower and lower. In fact, it isn’t even ridiculous to say that trading fees are heading towards zero at a rapid pace. There’s pressure on investment brokers, of all types, to lower their management fees, offer better services, and it’s coming from different directions.

MONEY Master the Game by Tony Robbins: Book Review

MONEY Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom by Tony Robbins

I just finished reading the latest book from Tony Robbins, Money Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom. It’s a long title for a book, but it’s also a large book (almost 700 pages in length). This is the first book from Tony Robbins in over 20 years, so I was excited about […]

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iQuantifi Review – Reach Your Financial Goals


Have you ever thought about talking to a financial advisor to reach all of your financial goals and make sure you’re on the right path? Have you ever wondered how to get from point A to point B in financial terms, but felt a little lost? Let’s face it — most of us could benefit […]

Acorns App Review – Using Your Spare Change to Invest

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Investing is usually very complicated, but Acorns intends to simplify this process through their revolutionary mobile app. The father-son team are based in California. They created Acorns with the intention of removing any mental roadblocks, intimidation, or anxiety about becoming a regular investor. With help from the father of Modern Portfolio Theory, Dr. Harry Markowitz, […]

Financial Guard Review – Recommended Investment Advice

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Robo advisors are on the rise, and various companies aim to provide you with investment advice that’s not only easy to understand but isn’t too expensive. By using Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT), robo advisors are able to put together a portfolio for you based on asset allocation related to your risk tolerance, and usually, your […]

ReadyForZero Review – Pay Off Debt to Build Wealth


As you probably already know from reading the other content on Investor Junkie, the first step to building wealth is paying off debt and regaining control of your money. There are multiple methods, strategies and ways you can accomplish this, but none of them have a built-in success factor like ReadyForZero.

Moneydance Review – Quicken Replacement for Mac


For years, I used Quicken. It worked well on the Macintosh, and had a ledger-looking interface that I loved. When I bought a computer in 2008, it came, pre-installed, with Quicken 2005 for the Mac. Awesome. However, when I bought another computer in 2012, I discovered that Quicken 2005 was no longer being supported. I […]

ExitPoint Review – Determining the Right Time to Sell

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ExitPoint is a sophisticated investment trading platform that may very well be the most comprehensive platform available. The platform also provides certain features and services that are virtually unique in the industry. See how it stacks up to other buy-and-sell platforms out there.

YCharts Review – Alternative to Bloomberg Terminal?


YCharts is an investment research data service that could be called the web based version of a Bloomberg Terminal. In essence, YCharts is making a prettier, more data metrics, and user-friendly Yahoo or Google Finance while delivering hard-to-calculate data in a quick and easy format. We have updated this YCharts review for 2014.

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