You’re about to play your first gig, and your bandmates are talking about getting new gear. Before you dip into your savings, listen to advice from professional musician, Troy Bon Haefen, CFP®, on how to responsibly finance your garage band.
Of all the things a person can have a love-hate relationship with, target-date mutual funds are probably the least likely to feature in a romantic comedy. If you aren’t already familiar with target-date mutual funds, read more to find out how they work.
Taxes aren’t due until April 17th, 2012, but you only have until the end of 2011 to make some important financial moves that will improve your tax return. Follow these 6 steps to make sure you make the most of what is left of the 2011 tax year.