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About the Ask an Advisor category [Ask an Advisor] (1)
If I take funds out of my 401K do I have to pay a 10% penalty or will my penalty be less since I moved and no longer earn anything in the U.S.? [Investing] (3)
Employee 401K before-tax or after-tax (Roth vs non-Roth) - which should I use? [Investing] (8)
I have a second home and I rented it to my sister. When I bought the house is was $76,500 and now I'm going to sell it for $175K. What can I expect to pay in taxes? [Taxes] (3)
Will you please explain why it is so important to have a good BBB rating when considering a debt relief option? [Personal Finance] (3)
What is the best way to put my parents' home under my name? [Personal Finance] (4)
How do I protect myself financially from my spouse's irresponsible financial practices? [Personal Finance] (3)
Do I still need to put money in retirement accounts? Should I buy a house outright? [Retirement] (3)
How will Social Security be calculated when I retire at age 62 if I don't work past age 40? [Ask an Advisor] (3)
How can I prepare myself for retirement ? [Personal Finance] (3)
We owe $80,000 on our home and we have $50,000. Is it possible to pay the house off with $50,000? [Personal Finance] (3)
I divorced this year, and my ex-husband is telling me we have to file our taxes jointly. I have no interest in sending him my financial information. Do we really have to file taxes jointly? [Personal Finance] (6)
Looking to get more hands-on with my investing - where do I start? [Investing] (6)
Retirement planing confusion - how do I calculate what percentage I'm saving? [Retirement] (3)
Is my current retirement plan sufficient or should I be saving more? [Ask an Advisor] (3)
If my AGI is $80,000 and my RMD is $50,000, can I give the whole $50,000 to a charity or is there a limit? [Taxes] (3)
How much should I contribute to my 401k? [Investing] (5)
Is it possible to receive benefits from my deceased ex-husband's Social Security? [Ask an Advisor] (3)
Should I roll over my pension from a former employer? [Retirement] (3)
Should I pay down mortgage or invest? [Investing] (3)
Once I turn age 59 1/2, can I use Roth IRA to pay off mortgage without any penalties? [Ask an Advisor] (3)
Should I invest in another IRA? [Investing] (3)
I am on long-term disability and have recently directly transferred my pension to an IRA account. Will this affect my disability payments? [Retirement] (3)
How can I get help fixing my credit? [Personal Finance] (5)
How do I approach a collection account that I never received a bill for and was not notified by the collection agency before being reported on my credit report? [Ask an Advisor] (3)
Should I take out a loan to pay off my upside down car loan? [Personal Finance] (3)
Should I keep paying on my vehicle loan even though it's keeping me from building savings? [Personal Finance] (4)
How an I build a credit history if I have no credit? [Personal Finance] (4)
I'm 17 years old and I've already started putting money aside for retirement. After I turn 18 do you think it is a good idea to open an IRA? If so, which type is best for me? [Investing] (5)
Can you help me organize my retirement savings between a Roth IRA, a 403(b), and also an account that I can use before retirement? [Retirement] (3)