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Brad

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Name:
Maximize Your Money
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Investing, retirement, FIRE, saving money, investing, earning money, robo-investing, building wealth
Start Year:
2016

Blogger Bio

Net worth:
$2,900,000.00
Location:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Age:
Unspecified
Race:
White
Gender:
Team
Life stage:
RETIRED
Profession:
Financial Coach

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Latest Blog Posts

Taxes for the Self-Employed can be Steep! In addition to regular income tax rates business owners are responsible for an additional "self employment" tax. Consider that if you are married and earn $200k in 2018, your income puts you in the 24% federal tax bracket. Add self-employment taxes and you're looking at almost 40% of [...] The post How to Defer Taxes on up to $55k when Self-Employed appeared first on ...
Posted: Jul 26 2018 @ 5:12 AM
Hurricane season runs from June 1st to November 30th. Those of us that live here in the SouthEast need to pay attention for developing storms in these months - and make sure our risk of financial impact from hurricanes is properly covered. Do you understand the type(s) of insurance you need to minimize financial risk [...] The post Insurance You Need To Protect Yourself From Hurricanes appeared first on Financial Coaching ...
Posted: Jun 05 2018 @ 6:28 AM
Why does a diversified portfolio commonly have a mix of different asset class exposure? Great question! Let's explore that question and also look at 8 key investing indexes, that track popular asset classes, to see how they've performed recently. But first... What Is An Asset Class? Investopedia defines an asset class as "a group of [...] The post How 8 Key Investing Indexes Performed In The Past 10 Years appeared first ...
Posted: Apr 24 2018 @ 5:37 AM
Would you like to knock out your debt' Are you ready to lower your debt load, or even become totally debt free' Read on for an explanation and example of the power behind the debt snowball. Ways To Pay Off Debt There are four main ways to pay off your debt. Let's look at them [...] The post How To Crush Your Debt With the Debt Snowball Method appeared first on ...
Posted: Mar 21 2018 @ 5:05 AM
Mortgage amortization. Mortgage is easy enough to understand. That's the loan you take out to purchase a house. But what about amortization' And how does mortgage amortization specifically impact you as a home owner' Let's break it down in a way that makes sense. Then you can manage your mortgage in a way to help [...] The post Why You Need To Understand How Mortgages Work appeared first on Financial Coaching ...
Posted: Feb 06 2018 @ 5:22 AM
The stock market has been hot lately! From January 2013 to January 2018 the S&P 500 Index has gained over 85%! It's easy to be a stress-free investor in this type of market. When things get too hot they sometimes catch on fire. Is it time for an investing fire drill' What Is A Market [...] The post Is It Time For An Investing Fire Drill' appeared first on Financial Coaching ...
Posted: Jan 23 2018 @ 10:28 AM
Student loan debt is a big problem. It's like a financial anchor tied around many American's necks. Do you have student loans' Would you like to pay off your student loans faster' Here are some thoughts and resources to help you achieve that debt-free goal. The Student Loan Debt Nightmare We've worked with recent graduates [...] The post How To Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster appeared first on Financial Coaching ...
Posted: Jan 09 2018 @ 10:11 AM
Is it possible to find a high-paying job when you don't have a college degree' Would you be surprised to learn that there are dozens of jobs paying well above $50k that don't require you to be a college graduate' I was surprised, but it's true. Here are the highest-paying jobs for 2017 that don't [...] The post Highest Paying Jobs Without A College Degree – 2017 appeared first on Financial ...
Posted: Nov 14 2017 @ 3:34 PM
Is it possible to find a high-paying job when you don't have a college degree' Would you be surprised to learn that there are dozens of jobs paying well above $50k that don't require you to be a college graduate' I was surprised, but it's true. Here are the highest-paying jobs that don't require a [...] The post Highest Paying Jobs Without A College Degree appeared first on Financial Coaching | ...
Posted: Nov 14 2017 @ 10:34 AM
As mentioned in How We Made Our Second Million, I started a business in my 20s. Starting a business is one of the top ways of building wealth in America. And the great thing is that just about anyone can do it! Many people say that they've thought about starting their own business but haven't [...] The post 6 Important Lessons For Starting a Business You Need To Know appeared first ...
Posted: Nov 07 2017 @ 3:01 PM

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