When my husband and I filed our 2016 taxes, we realized we owed almost $20,000 in federal taxes instead of getting a tax refund. I was shocked. I thought I was paying the right amount all year only to learn I was underpaying while my husband was paying just enough. This expensive lesson taught us […]
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In 2016 my husband and I decided to buy a new home, and this time we wanted to build. In the Washington, DC metropolitan area real estate is quite expensive. We soon learned it would be cheaper to move one hour from the capitol and buy new, versus purchasing an older home closer to the […]
Fun Fact: It’s possible to use retirement funds to help pay for children’s college expenses. Although there are a plethora of articles of how parents can use their retirement savings to pay for their kids’ college (I love my [future] children…but no), I’ll explain how you can CREATE a retirement account for your children and […]
There is a savings crisis in our country. Incomes haven’t increased significantly over the years, while the costs of housing, healthcare, and even consumer spending have risen considerably. By some estimates, if you’ve been able to save $10,000 you’re already in the top 25% of Americans. With these numbers, you would think …
This is a guest post by Liz of Open Mouth Gets Fed who has come to share her knowledge with the Wealth Noir Community. If you have been paying even a modicum of attention to political news, you may have noticed that healthcare is a thing right now. So are taxes (especially since the Senate […]
Have you ever sat down and created a list of all the things you need to buy? Usually, more and more things keep popping up and your bill goes up with it. As I began to raise a family, I started looking into how to save money while shopping. Read on to let me teach you how to save money on Amazon and other spots as well.
Turnkey real estate investing is one of the easiest ways to become a real estate investor, but is it worth the tradeoffs? We’ll explain what turnkey real estate is, does it make sense as part of your financial journey, and how to get started if it does.
Robo advisors offer expert wealth management at a fraction of the cost of traditional wealth managers. They combine expert financial advice with technology to cut costs drastically. Even better, you can get started with a few hundred. I love robo advisors and trust them to generate wealth for me.
Did you know you can earn money on Airbnb while you go on vacation? Renting your home while you are away is an easy way to pay for your entire vacation and help someone out at the same time.