If you are a federal employee, you are probably wondering how you can calculate your FERS pension benefit upon retirement. Well I am NOT a federal employee, but a reader asked that question and I am here to tell you that the answer is...complicated (come on - it's the government, of course it's complicated). But never fear! I have waded through dozens of documents and … [Read more...] about FERS Retirement Calculator – Estimate Your Federal Pension in 5 Minutes or Less!
Personal finance isn't the most exciting topic in the world (unless you're a nerd like me). So for this post I thought I would scour the internet for some of the best money jokes I could find. I hope you have as much fun reading these financial jokes, quotes, and one-liners as I did in putting them together! Money Jokes - Quotes, Jokes, and One-Liners on Personal … [Read more...] about 51+ Best Money Jokes to Brighten Your Day :)
As you start to save and increase your income, one of the most important steps you can take is investing your money. Many people struggle to know what to invest in besides the stock market. Granted, the choices are vast and can be quite confusing. However, if you want to ensure a healthy financial future, ensure your family’s finances are secure and live comfortably in your … [Read more...] about 7 Unique Alternatives to Invest Outside the Stock Market
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