What All SDIRA Owners Need to know About Trust Deed Investing

April 29th, 2019

Quite plainly, a trust deed investment is when an individual lends money to a borrower for a real estate purchase. When you invest in trust deeds, you act as a lender and offer financing to a property owner. The loan is secured with a property, and in the event of default its title transfers to […]

Savings vs. Debt Elimination – Which Comes First?

April 8th, 2019

You can scrape together a small amount of extra cash each month, but you aren’t sure what you should do with the money. If you listen to financial expert Dave Ramsey, you will work through the Seven Baby Steps, which start with creating a $1,000 emergency fund. He also advocates debt elimination before retirement savings, […]

Navigating Retirement When You’re Self-Employed

April 1st, 2019

Being self-employed has its ups, but it can also have its downs. For one, there may be enormous business costs to worry about, and you likely have to finance your retirement account entirely on your own. Fortunately, there are a number of self-employed retirement plans that can help you save enough for retirement. In fact, […]

Building a Dividend-Centered Portfolio for Your Retirement

March 25th, 2019

You may be familiar with the concept of portfolio diversification, and you may also be familiar with the concept of dividend investing, but do you know how dividend investing can help you create a more diversified portfolio? When you invest in dividend stocks, you benefit twice from both the dividend payment as well as appreciation […]