Some real estate investors may have a rare and potentially time-sensitive opportunity to reduce or eliminate the capital gains tax from selling their real estate.
Series I Bonds have a very high yield right now due to inflation. The interest rates changes every six months and have a lockup period of 12 months. If you do not need immediate liquidity, this can be a safe option for savings.
War is dreadful. The America I know and love believes in democracy, equality of opportunity, and community. When democracy thrives, economies thrive, and when economies thrive, people and families thrive personally and financially.
Remember that part of the inflation in housing is being driven by our own preferences for location, design, and space. If you’re looking to save money, you may need to compromise on one or more of those elements. You should also definitely have an experienced Realtor® helping you navigate this market either as a buyer or seller.
Register for a free virtual retirement savings workshop for Realtors®.
Raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money. Who doesn’t want that?
The One Page Financial Plan & Building a Story Brand
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Three books for young people to learn about money. Investing for Kids, The Four Money Bears & Why Didn’t They Teach Me This in School?
Why? Because while markets are largely efficient in the long run, short-term anomalies are more like gambling than a true strategy you can rely on.