Good day to you! Lately I’ve had a lot of people reaching out to me requesting assistance in helping them determine what to do with spare money they have sitting on the sidelines. Most of these people are maxing an IRA, have a well stocked emergency fund and have the fortunate problem of figuring out … Continue reading Make Your Money Work For You!: Ideas for money wasting away under your mattress
Through my talks with servicemembers about the BRS and retirement savings, I've found that many are uncertain when it comes to the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) fund options. Many people simply chose a Lifecycle Fund, set it, and forget it without really understanding the components that make up those funds or the riskiness of the … Continue reading Thrift Savings Plan Decoded!
NVIDIA is a tech giant whose future is even brighter than its stellar past!
Sorry, it has been a hot minute since my last ETF pick! But don't worry, I've got a winner for you! Let me start by asking a question: If you had to pick an industry that would always get a large check every year from the gov't, what would you pick? How about the defense … Continue reading Aim High Finance’s ETF Pick O’ The Month
Happy Friday folks! Lets talk stocks! In planning my recommendation for this month, I was a bit torn between two fantastic companies that I felt were great buys after some recent hits to their stock price that I don't believe to be long-term. So, in the spirit of giving, I'm just going to recommend both! … Continue reading Aim High Finance’s Stock Pick(s) O’ The Month
This month's ETF choice is Fidelity's Information Technology ETF (FTEC). Like it or not, technology and information technology are the future of our world and the global economy. This ETF is a fantastic, low cost way to take advantage of the technology boom in the global stock market. The fund has over a couple hundred … Continue reading Aim High Finance’s ETF Pick O’ The Month
This month's pick is Broadcom Limited (AVGO). This tech powerhouse is one of the top players in the semiconductor market and is poised to reign for decades to come alongside the likes of Intel, Nvidia and Texas Instruments. I was hesitant to recommend AVGO since it is one of the top holding in the SOXX … Continue reading Aim High Finance’s Stock Pick O’ The Month
We are just shy of a month since the launch of the DoD's new Blended Retirement System (BRS). Now, it's time for Active Component Service members with fewer than 12 years since their Pay Entry Base Date, and Reserve Component Service members who have accrued fewer than 4,320 retirement points as of December 31, 2017 … Continue reading The Blended Retirement System and Your Opt-In Decision: Should You Stay or Should You Go?
Recently I wrote a blog post about Robo Advisors and Auto-Saving Apps. One option in the auto-saving space that I personally recommend is Acorns. This service allows you to link any bank account, credit card or PayPal account you like and it rounds up all transactions to the next dollar and deposits that amount into … Continue reading Supercharge Your Savings to Start 2018 and Help Raise $1000 for Charity
My ETF pick of the month is the iShares Semiconductor ETF (SOXX). SOXX is a sector ETF, meaning it's a diversified portfolio of stocks but only from its sector, the semiconductor sector. Semiconductor companies makes the parts that go into the technology things that run your life (iPhone, iPad, laptop, etc) and that'll be a … Continue reading Aim High Finance’s ETF Pick O’ The Month