Detailed steps and screenshots for how to buy Treasuries on the secondary market without a fee at Fidelity, Vanguard, Charles Schwab, and Merrill Edge.
The Inflation Reduction Act extended the ACA premium subsidy cliff to a slope through 2025. The cliff will return in 2026 unless a new law is enacted.
Treasuries pay a higher yield and are easier to buy than CDs right now. Here’s how to buy them without fee at Fidelity, Vanguard, and Charles Schwab.
Follow these detailed step-by-step instructions with clear explanation and many screenshots when you report your Backdoor Roth in TurboTax.
Most people are better off contributing to a traditional 401k, not a Roth 401k. Here’s why.
One HSA provider stands out well above others for people who invest the HSA money.
If you don’t like the HSA your employer chose for you, you can rollover the money to a provider you like for better investment options.
HSA contribution limit gets more complicated when a married couple are on different health plans or when they change insurance plans during the year.
When the premiums between a high deductible and a low deductible health plan are close, the bulk of the savings come from the tax deduction on HSA contributions.
Just a high deductible isn’t enough. Health insurance plans must meet other criteria to become HSA-eligible.
A step-by-step tutorial for how to do a backdoor Roth IRA, including links to articles on how to report it on the tax return.
A taxable account should still be the last resort. Max out all tax-advantaged accounts before investing in a taxable account.