Kevin Mercadante

How to Create a Retirement Plan – Simple Tips to Get Started and Stay on Track

by Kevin Mercadante February 17, 2017

Creating a retirement plan may seem overwhelming if you have never done it. But it doesn’t have to be. This guide will give you a top-level overview and show you how to create a retirement plan. In this guide, we will cover different types of tax advantaged retirement accounts, such as your employer sponsored 401k […]

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How to Compare Auto Insurance – A Tutorial That Will Save You Money!

by Kevin Mercadante February 10, 2017

Most ordinary people have little deep understanding of the nooks and crannies that make up an auto insurance policy. And when you go shopping for new coverage, that can be a real problem. In order to compare auto insurance quotes from one company to another, you must be familiar with the various types of coverage. […]

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Best Roth IRA Investments – How You Invest Makes a Big Difference in Your Retirement Portfolio

by Kevin Mercadante February 6, 2017

The best Roth IRA investments are those that take advantage of the Roth IRA’s unique tax advantages. Asset allocation receives a lot of attention, and rightly so. A strong mix of diversified investments can help stabilize your investment portfolio. But just as important as asset allocation is asset location, or the placement of certain types […]

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How to Remove a Cosigner from Your Student Loans – Step By Step Guide

by Kevin Mercadante February 3, 2017

If you took student loans to pay for college, there’s an excellent chance that you did so with the help of cosigner. After all, as a student, you probably had limited income and even less credit history. The cosigner was necessary in order for you to get the loans. But now that college is over, […]

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Is Your Retirement Portfolio Taking Inflation into Account?

by Kevin Mercadante January 30, 2017

One of the challenges investors face is calculating inflation into your retirement portfolio. The amount of money that you support your lifestyle today is probably vastly less than what you will actually need once you retire. As has been the case for a human lifetime, inflation is likely to be a constant presence well into the […]

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Wealthfront Review – Professional Investment Management and Financial Planning at a Fraction of the Cost

by Kevin Mercadante January 23, 2017

Wealthfront is the largest of the automated online investment platforms known as robo advisors. Not only is Wealthfront the largest robo advisor, they are also only robo advisor to offer automated investment management and financial planning. The company currently has $5.5 billion under management. Robo advisors offer a low-cost alternative to traditional investment management. They […]

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Robo Advisors – 5 Advantages to Automated Investing

by Kevin Mercadante January 19, 2016

There are many advantages to investing with robo advisors. They can be the perfect middle ground for investors who aren’t interested in managing their own portfolios, but lack the portfolio size to engage the services of a human investment manager. Why might robo advisors be the perfect place for you invest your money? 1. Hands […]

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