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Be Wise With Money
7 common investment terms & what they can mean for you
February 16, 2017
Congratulations! You've put money aside. So what do you do with it? You know savings accounts and certificates of deposit pay relatively little interest. But you also know you want the money to help you reach your financial goals. Welcome to the world of investing. Yes, it can seem bewildering. But it doesn't have to be. To help you get started, here's a look at seven common types of investments.
Let it roll
February 3, 2017 | Heather Boerner; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
Imagine having four, six or eight 401(k) accounts. Talk about a headache: Remembering where they all are. Comparing what they're invested in to make sure you have the right mix. Tracking how they're doing.
Find out how to make better money choices
February 1, 2017
Many of us deal with our daily financial matters differently – and without even considering why. Are you one who balances your bank account monthly or would you rather clean the bathroom? Regardless of where you fall on the scale, there are simple things you can do today to become a more active money manager.
How will you turn assets into retirement income?
January 3, 2017
If you have a retirement planning strategy in place, you’ve likely been taking the right steps in preparing for retirement. But what about when you reach that part of your life when, instead of planning for retirement, you’re ready to start living in it? Do you know how you’ll turn your hard-earned savings into a steady income stream that will last as long as you do?