Setting Investment Goals by Sarah Freeland
... As you investigate investment products you will want to start selecting investments that you are interested in. When you have four or five investment products that you are interested in you can start researching these products. To investigate these products you can review their performance history, you can talk to the company that offers the product, and you can read through the productís promotional material. The final step in setting investment goals is to talk to an investment professional.
The Skinny on Mutual Fund Investing by Mika Hamilton
... The Securities and Exchange Commission offers an online mutual fund investment cost calculator at its website which allows potential mutual fund investors to investigate the costs associated with the mutual fund they are interested in. What is a Mutual Fund Anyway? A mutual fund is actually a company that operates by taking money from a group of investors (all those that buy the fund) and then invests it in stocks or bonds, short term money market instruments, securities, options, or some ...
My Way Or The Highway: Give Your Financial Professionals A Good Talking To! by Martin Thomson
... "The more in control of your own investments you are, the higher the reward and the higher the risk TO US-our job, our profits" (the investment advisors jobs, the investment advisors profits) CONTROL is the financial key to rapid asset growth compounding. Its just so confusing for most people. They see the polished brochures, and marble floored offices, and the pristinely groomed secretaries, and believe these guys MUST be good. Yes they are good, they are good at getting business for ...
Are You An Investment Dummy Like Me? by Jack Humphrey
... So if you are an investment "dummy" like me, I strongly urge you to take the first step in becoming a relative investment "whiz" by checking out Scientific Wealth Strategies for yourself. It will really empower you to take charge of your investments and push you to get more from your hard earned dollars than you are currently netting! Scientific Wealth Strategies eBook and Software with calculators, investment terminology definitions, and many, many more useful tools.
Save for Retirement by Martin Lukac
... There is an advantage to this because the interest goes back into your investments giving you the interest as well. You can invest your own money by putting it into CD's. The CD rates vary according to the number of years or months that you chose to leave it there. The longer you invest your money in CD's the more interest you will receive and than the interest can be rolled back into the money to receive interest on the interest money you've already earned.
A Retirement Job - A Great Way to Stretch Your Retirement Savings by John Howe
... Three retirement calculators on the Net that include income from work after retirement in the calculations are the AARP Calculator , the Employee Benefit Research Institute Calculator , and the MSN Calculator . The MSN calculator is especially easy to use and is very visual so you can see the results as you change the variables. These calculators have a weakness since they ask for the amount of annual income from a job after retirement, but they do not ask for the age when that income ...
Finding Your Niche - Your First Step to an Online Business by Chad Curl
... Start by looking through your notes, and pick out the key words that are specific to your interests. For example, you may have written down, "I enjoy camping because I love the outdoors and I'm really good at building tents". So, you could enter words into the box such as, "camping", "outdoors", and "tents". Enter these words one at a time to get their specific results. Once you enter your word, you will most likely see many results. Take a look through all these results and get some new ...
Retirement Calculators - Before and After Retirement by John V. W. Howe
... Calculating Our Finances Before RetirementIt seems that most of the retirement calculators on the Internet are designed by investment and securities firms whose goal is to make you invest with them and make them money. These calculators do not necessarily give you the true picture of your retirement finances. If you plan to work after retirement and the calculator does not allow for income from a retirement job, your retirement financial projections will be off by a mile.