401k Investment Guide

2014 401(k) and IRA Contribution Limits


The long-awaited 2014 401(k) and IRA Contribution Limits have been announced. The limits were announced on October 31, 2013. Most of the contribution limits, unfortunately, remained unchanged as the Consumer Price Index (CPI) did not increase enough to warrant an …

When Will 2014 IRA and 401k Contribution Limits Be Announced?

Each year, the IRS makes an announcement regarding whether IRA and 401(k) contribution limits will be increased or will stay the same. Whether or not the limits increase depends on the inflation rate. The IRS calls these increases COLA Increases …

Disney Stock: Selling Covered Calls For Extra Income

I’m reading the book Multiple Steams of Income, and although I’ve dabbled in options before, it gave me the idea to get more active with options, especially in my IRA. With an IRA, you have more flexibility with your …

How much should I have saved for retirement by age 30?

So you’re turning 30-years-old and you’re starting to think about financial goals and retirement. A lot of 30-year-olds are currently in a tough spot with their finances since they’ve likely graduated with a hefty amount of student loan debt while …

Apple (AAPL) – Add To Your IRA In 2013?

Should I add Apple ($AAPL) to my IRA in 2013? That’s the question that many investors are asking themselves when thinking about their 2013 IRA positioning. On December 31, 2012, I added AAPL to my IRA at …