Checking Your 401K Balance

Now you are currently working with an employer, having been withdrawing money from your retirement plan under the financial hardships category, yet you want to know how much money left in your plan. To check your 401K balance, is one way of knowing how much you indeed have in your plan. However, with the dramatic…

Protect Your 401K

Checked your 401K lately? Going back to about a year ago many of these retirement accounts have shrunk by 30%, some even more. What Happened? You have been putting money in for years and your employer may have been contributing to your plan also. It is not supposed to get smaller. You are planning to…

Plan Your 401K Early Retirement

401K savings plans are great in general, and do have some advantages, but they also pose a risk if you make the wrong decisions. The greatest obstacle in accumulating significant amounts of money, for any purpose not just funding your retirement, is TAX! That’s right! Tax is your biggest enemy, either you are self-employed or…

Maximize Your 401k

“Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture.” -Norman Vincent Peale Most employees, today, offer a 401k to help its employees save for retirement. While they supply the investment opportunity, they rarely…