Sending a Child Off To College? Here are a few personal finance steps we took with Noah:
Rant: Lifting My Credit Freeze with Equifax
This month's podcast recounts my recent, decidedly unpleasant experience in dealing with Equifax.
If ever there was a definitive guidebook on retirement spending research, this book is it.
The elimination of the deduction for home equity loan interest for purposes not relating to the home improvements just made 401(k) loans more appealing.
U.S. News columnist, Barbara Friedberg, used my commentary for her May 8th article titled, Sometimes Rebalancing Does More Harm than Good.
Bad Beneficiary Guidance
Last month, I sat in on a seminar to complete my biannual Hawaii insurance CE credit requirement. In a discussion about IRAs and qualified retirement accounts, the instructor suggested that it is better to name one's estate as the beneficiary of an IRA than a minor child. I could not disagree more with this guidance.
Nonconformist Hawaii Not Playing Nicely with Feds...
The enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) last December brought a number of significan