Bankrate.com: 6 ways to save more this year

Bankrate.com: 6 ways to save more this year

Improving your diet and health are common New Year’s resolutions. But improving your financial health needs to be a priority, too. Make 2019 the year you take your savings to the next level. (Photo: Dreamstime/TNS) “What people don’t realize is your finances really...
The rise of real estate in self-directed retirement plans

The rise of real estate in self-directed retirement plans

Confidence in the stock market continues to vary and many people are becoming more eager to take control of their retirement portfolios. Alternative assets continue to rise in popularity among IRA investors. Locally, investors are giving special attention to lucrative...

Should you borrow from your 401(k) for a down payment?

BOULDER – For many Americans today, having inadequate savings to put toward a down payment is the predominant factor that prevents them from being able to purchase a home. This is particularly true among millennials. In lieu of spending years setting aside money for a...
Borrowing from your 401(k) to purchase a home

Borrowing from your 401(k) to purchase a home

BOULDER – Because down payment requirements are calculated as a percentage of the total price of a home, potential buyers are finding that the demand on their savings is greater than ever before, thanks to the rise in home prices across the country. Fortunately,...