If you’re anything like me, the mere mention of having to make big financial decisions (even if they are good for me) makes me cringe and worry I won’t understand the facts. So, I want to break down 401k retirement plan information into a language everyone can understand. Here are the different contribution options, what to think about when investing, and what to do if you leave your job and you want to take your 401k benefits with you.
Whether you are unemployed and an opportunity arises in a new city, or whether your current employer wants you to relocate to another one of their offices, there are several things you should think long and hard about first. Consider your standard of living where you are now, the cost of living where you’ll be moving to, the actual cost of the move & all that’s associated with moving to a new area, and whether the salary they’re offering will be enough. We’ll help point you in the right direction and answer the question, ‘Should you relocate now or maybe wait this one out?’
Wondering how to quit a job? Quitting a job you don’t like can be a wildly cathartic experience. Take it from me, I recently left a job where I was really underutilized and under appreciated (no violin playing here — I promise). Burning the building to the ground would be illegal, and isn’t really my […]
What do hobbies, volunteering, and downsizing have to do with planning for retirement? They’re great ways to expand your horizons and feel fulfilled in life.
Don’t quit your day job when starting a business. Consider continuing education, make a commitment, and set goals while keeping your day job. Here’s how…
Want to add your name to the list of successful entrepreneurs? Here are 6 myths about entrepreneurship that could sabotage your progress if you believe them.
You should take the act of writing your resignation letter very seriously — because you certainly don’t want to burn any bridges. Your previous jobs and previous bosses will continue to play a role in your career path somewhere along the way. Here’s how to write a resignation letter…