web
counter

Blogger Profile


Brandon Renfro

Blog Info

Name:
Brandon Renfro
Category:
Investing
Tags:
Millennial
Start Year:
2016

Blogger Bio

Location:
Louisiana, United States
Age:
Unspecified
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SIK (Single Income, Kids)
Fave $ Books:
Oops! We don't have this blogger's faves, yet. If this is your blog, fill out our poll here!
Fave $ Apps:
Oops! We don't have this blogger's faves, yet. If this is your blog, fill out our poll here!

(Is this your profile page? Update your info here. To update your icon, go to gravatar.com.)


Latest Blog Posts

What is Inflation? Inflation is the gradual increase in prices over time. Specifically, it refers to changes in the Consumer Price Index. Understanding how price changes rise over time can help individuals budget and plan for the future. Businesses need to understand it to remain profitable. Policy makers need to know it as well to … The post What Is Inflation? appeared first on Brandon Renfro, Ph.D.. ...
Posted: Mar 01 2020 @ 11:20 PM
Having trouble understanding what a primary or contingent beneficiary is? Deciding between per stirpes vs. per capita? I’ll address it all in this article. When you name beneficiaries on a retirement account application there is an implied assumption that you will pass away before they do. Most people name their spouse as a beneficiary for … The post Contingent Beneficiary – Per Stirpes vs. Per Capita appeared first on Brandon ...
Posted: Feb 28 2020 @ 12:00 PM
A qualified longevity annuity contract, or “QLAC”, is a retirement withdrawal tool. It can be a helpful part of your retirement withdrawal strategy. A QLAC allows you to use the money in a qualified retirement plan to purchase a deferred income annuity without running afoul of required minimum distribution rules. In this article I’ll explain … The post QLAC: Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract appeared first on Brandon Renfro, Ph.D.. ...
Posted: Feb 10 2020 @ 10:45 PM
A qualified longevity annuity contract, or “QLAC”, is a retirement withdrawal tool. It can be a helpful part of your retirement withdrawal strategy. A QLAC allows you to use the money in a qualified retirement plan to purchase a deferred income annuity without running afoul of required minimum distribution rules. In this article I’ll explain … The post QLAC: Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract appeared first on Brandon Renfro, Ph.D.. ...
Posted: Feb 10 2020 @ 10:45 PM
A qualified longevity annuity contract, or “QLAC”, is a retirement withdrawal tool. It can be a helpful part of your retirement withdrawal strategy. A QLAC allows you to use the money in a qualified retirement plan to purchase a deferred income annuity without running afoul of required minimum distribution rules. In this article I’ll explain … The post QLAC: Qualified Longevity Annuity Contract appeared first on Brandon Renfro, Ph.D.. ...
Posted: Feb 10 2020 @ 10:45 PM
A gross expense ratio is the annual cost of operating a mutual fund or ETF. It tells you the total expense of owning the fund as a percentage of your investment. Fund families will often rebate portions of the fee so that your actual expense is lower than the gross expense ratio. That number is … The post Gross Expense Ratio – What it is and Why it Matters appeared ...
Posted: Jan 26 2020 @ 6:30 PM
A gross expense ratio is the annual cost of operating a mutual fund or ETF. It tells you the total expense of owning the fund as a percentage of your investment. Fund families will often rebate portions of the fee so that your actual expense is lower than the gross expense ratio. That number is … The post Gross Expense Ratio – What it is and Why it Matters appeared ...
Posted: Jan 26 2020 @ 6:30 PM
A gross expense ratio is the annual cost of operating a mutual fund or ETF. It tells you the total expense of owning the fund as a percentage of your investment. Fund families will often rebate portions of the fee so that your actual expense is lower than the gross expense ratio. That number is … The post Gross Expense Ratio – What it is and Why it Matters appeared ...
Posted: Jan 26 2020 @ 6:30 PM
The simple fact that you are retired doesn’t mean you can’t contribute to an IRA. You can still contribute to an IRA if you are retired, but you need to have earned income. This is the same condition you had to satisfy before you retired. Be careful though. Not all income is considered earned income … The post Can I Contribute to an IRA if I am Retired? appeared first ...
Posted: Jan 10 2020 @ 12:30 PM
The simple fact that you are retired doesn’t mean you can’t contribute to an IRA. You can still contribute to an IRA if you are retired, but you need to have earned income. This is the same condition you had to satisfy before you retired. Be careful though. Not all income is considered earned income … The post Can I Contribute to an IRA if I am Retired? appeared first ...
Posted: Jan 10 2020 @ 12:30 PM

Testimonials

"This is one of the best, most informative personal finance web sites I've ever seen"

-- Daffy Duck, DaffyIsSoTaffy.com

"This guy clearly knows his shit; with every post, I feel like he's got my back as one of those "savers", and his web site is pretty damn cool, too"

-- Scuba Steve, MyScubaGearIsSoWet.com

Leave a Comment

To leave a comment about this blog, fill out the following form.