401k Contribution Limits: Get the Absolute Latest Info

401k contribution limits are always changing. This is also true for other types of retirement and investment accounts. So, what are the 401k contribution limits for 2019? And are contribution limits the same for Roth 401k? Let's take a look. 401k Contribution Limits 2019 Per the IRS, 401k contribution limits 2019 are $19,000. This is up from $18,500 in 2018 - a modest increase. However, the inflation rate in 2018 was 1.9%. However, the additional…

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How to Invest Money for Ultimate Growth

When people want to know how to invest money, I often see people asking if now is the "right time" to invest. As humans, it's natural for us to do this because we want to have an active role in our finances. We want to feel like we're in control because we believe that will be better than leaving things alone. But if you want to know how to invest money the right way, having…

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Your Net Worth Is Not Your Self-Worth

Ever since starting this blog, I've been pretty active on Twitter. In fact, before starting it, Facebook was probably my main social media platform. Nowadays, though, it's been all about "the Twitters." Mostly that has been for the purpose of engaging with other bloggers and to promote this one. Although I will admit, Facebook doesn't interest me nearly as much as it used to. Nevertheless, because I've used Twitter for blog-related things, I have engaged…

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7 Reasons We Weren’t Prepared to Buy Our Home

Home buying is often considered a key part of wealth building. Whether or not you agree, for most homeowners, buying a home is the single largest purchase of their lives. Hey all. I have another guest post for you today! This post comes to from Jake Jones of Thinkhub. And so, obviously buying a home is a very big deal. As such, being adequately prepared is very important. The last thing you want is to…

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ESG Investing: A Better Future Through Investing?

What is ESG investing? ESG investing stands for Environment, Social, and Governance investing. Traditionally, investing would focus merely on the financial part. ESG investing, on the other hand, is more of a value-based approach. Nowadays, there are whole funds nowadays dedicated to sustainable investing. But is sustainable finance a good idea, especially when there are much more diverse funds out there? That is the important question. But first, let's look at what ESG investing actually…

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Four Financial Lessons I Wish I Knew When I Was Younger

In a previous post, I mentioned the fact that one of my college roommates went to college on a full scholarship through the Navy ROTC program. While I couldn’t see myself fitting in with the military, I didn’t even know such a thing was an option before I learned about it from him. Clearly, that is one of the financial lessons I missed early on. And that is just one example. Needless to say, if…

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