Month: November 2017

The Blended Retirement System Roundup

The Blended Retirement System Roundup

At just over a month away, the Blended Retirement System (BRS) opt-in date is looming in front of us. From 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018, servicemembers with fewer than 12 years of service or Reservists with fewer than 4,320 retirement points as of […]

Plan. Choose. Give. Quick Thoughts on Charitable Giving

Plan. Choose. Give. Quick Thoughts on Charitable Giving

Plan. Choose. Give. Quick Thoughts on Charitable Giving I talk a lot about how personal finance is personal. As we come upon this season of giving, I want to say that charitable giving is also personal. How much you give, when you give, and to […]

My Micro Investing Experiment: Three Real Life Examples

My Micro Investing Experiment: Three Real Life Examples

My Micro Investing Experiment: Three Real Life Examples Micro Investing Trending right now among financial apps is the concept of micro saving or “round-up” savings apps. Open an account and the app’s robo-saver will add a few dollars a week into your savings account. Or […]