What You Should Know About Fee-Based Financial Planners

Posted on: 7 August 2020

You might know that you need a little bit of help with your finances, and you might be ready to hire a financial planner to assist you. However, you might not know much about the different types of financial planners and what they all do. Someone might have told you that it's a good idea to hire a fee-based financial planner, but you could be wondering why this is true or what sets these financial planners apart from others.
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Are You Saving Too Little?

Posted on: 23 July 2019

Saving money is important for all people. Whether they're saving for retirement, for those emergency situations that pop up in life, or even, as is ideal, for a little bit of both, saving is incredibly important. The key, however, is to make sure you're saving as you go and that you're saving adequately. Fortunately, there are many simple ways to tell if you're saving enough money or not. If you're not sure exactly where you stand, savings-wise, then there are a few things you'll want to think about.
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Understanding The Value Of A DST 1031

Posted on: 13 December 2018

Making investments in DST 1031 properties is a common way the people and corporations try to push off their liabilities for capital gains taxes. DST stands for "Delaware statutory trust," although the company in question doesn't of necessity have to operate in the state of Delaware. It's wise, though, to get a sense of what the pros and cons of the DST structure are before you get too involved with them.
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Investing In Gas And Crude Oil (Without Drilling For It Yourself!) And How It's Done

Posted on: 10 October 2018

Most people who want to profit from crude oil and its many byproducts tend to buy a plot of land after scouting it out for crude oil potential and begin drilling for oil themselves. That tends to be a little more messy than most investors are looking for or even want. However, you can still invest in gas and crude oil without drilling for it yourself. Here is how it is done.
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