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DIY Investing: Not Easy

Submitted by Joseph A. Clark on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 3:00pm

We probably all know someone with a natural gift for fixing what’s broken. If we don’t, we hit the Internet to find a handyman or, failing that, pick up a screwdriver and start the do-it-yourself (DIY) journey of home repair. Can such gumption and energy also work when you invest? Probably not, and here’s why.

Reducing IRAs’ Paperwork

Submitted by Sterling Raskie on Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 3:00pm

Over your working career you might well accumulate many individual retirement accounts, especially if you switch jobs frequently. Eventually your annual statements will start pouring in from all of these accounts and you’ll learn the modern stress of tracking all the accounts housing your golden years’ money. Here are tips to make this critical financial task easier.