Category Archives: Investing

JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #97-How to ride the stock market roller coaster

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Is your 401(K) or IRA balance down? Four things to remember when the stock market is down Can a short term down market actually be a good long term thing? How to attend … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #88-What to do today to help your financial tomorrow

Podcast: Play in new window | Download In ode to Back to the Future Day; things to do today to help your financial future Our financial future will be here before we know it The importance of planing seeds today … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #87-The best thing to do with money when you’re a teenager

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Can a teenager invest in an IRA? Better to invest in retirement or in college when a teen? What I recommend doing Quick review of Andy Stanley’s “How to be Rich” Quote of … Continue reading

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My employer’s 401(K) administrator thinks you’ll always have some kind of consumer debt. What says you?

Yes, this is part of a real email I got from my employer’s 401(K) provider. I tried to read the whole article but after reading the first two sentences I just had to stop. The article first promises something that … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #81-Breaking down the Latte Factor

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What the Latte Factor metaphor is Popularized by David Bach’s book Automatic Millionaire What you can do instead of the Latte Factor What are you doing with your extra money from lower gas … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-What the Middle Class Can’t Do With Money

Due to my interest in all things personal finance, I read a variety of articles dealing with personal finance from all kinds of different sources. It helps me keep up with recent trends and know what pop culture is saying … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidibit-The most important thing to remember about investing

If you’ve ever read a personal finance book or blog, eventually you will get to a chapter or post on investing. That’s because when a lot of us think about personal finance we initially think about this overwhelming topic. Some … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #69-Invest for retirement or pay off the mortgage

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: What to do after your consumer debt is gone: save for retirement or pay extra on the mortgage Pros and Cons of investing for retirement Pros and Cons of paying extra … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-What increasing your retirement contributions 1% can do for your retirement account

Welcome readers from financialducksinarow.com. To receive more great monthly content on learning how to improve YOUR economy please sign up for our newsletter and become a JW’s Financial Coaching VIP Like last year, I’m participating again in the 1% more … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Will you retire when you are wealthy?

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. I’ve written blogs and recorded podcasts before on the topic of retirement. Every time I do something on retirement I’m fascinated by the subject. The reason is because the concept … Continue reading

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