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Report: Cities Where Retirees Are Moving Investing & Retirement April 14, 2021
A recent report shows which cities retirement-age Americans are moving to for reasons ranging from economics to more sunshine. If…
How to open a Roth IRA
How To Open a Roth IRA Investing & Retirement April 13, 2021
Money expert Clark Howard thinks Roth IRAs are just about the best tool around when it comes to saving for…
Ask Clark money column
I’ll Turn 50 in 2022. Can I Contribute $7,000 to My Roth IRA Starting in Tax Year 2022 or 2023? Investing & Retirement April 7, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Can I Contribute to…
Clark.com's Personal Capital review explains how the company attracts two kinds of users: those looking for free financial planning tools and those looking to invest with a hybrid financial advisor.
Personal Capital Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement April 7, 2021
This retirement-centric company helps you track and optimize your retirement planning with free tools. It also combines automated investing with…
Best Financial Advisors in 2021
Best Financial Advisors in 2021 Investing & Retirement April 6, 2021
Type "best financial advisors" into your favorite search engine, and you'll get a variety of results including lists of robo-advisors,…
Schwab Intelligent Portfolios Premium offers a hybrid financial advisor option that Clark Howard recommends.
Schwab Intelligent Portfolios Premium Review Investing & Retirement April 5, 2021
Schwab Intelligent Portfolios Premium provides a way to invest your money and get inexpensive access to a team of financial…
Betterment vs Wealthfront
Betterment vs. Wealthfront: Which Robo-Advisor Is Best for You? Investing & Retirement April 1, 2021
“Betterment vs. Wealthfront: Who’s best?” is a seemingly never-ending debate among robo-advisor enthusiasts. But which robo-advisor actually is the best?…
Consider these questions to ask a financial advisor before you decide to hire one, money expert Clark Howard says.
10 Questions To Ask a Financial Advisor Investing & Retirement April 1, 2021
You may not interview a fast-food manager about her menu or quiz a mall employee on the origins of the…
Should you roll over your 401(k) to an IRA? It depends on several factors, money expert Clark Howard says.
401(k) Rollover: What You Need To Know & Options Investing & Retirement March 29, 2021
Should you roll over your 401(k) or leave it with your old company? If you've recently left a job or…
Fidelity Personalized Planning and Advice offers financial planning and coaching as well as robo-investing.
Fidelity Personalized Planning & Advice Review Investing & Retirement March 29, 2021
Fidelity Personalized Planning and Advice offers robo-investing plus unlimited financial planning and coaching. In this article, I'll explain why money…
Betterment Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons
Betterment Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement March 25, 2021
If you're reading a Betterment review, you probably already know something about robo-advisors. But how do they work, and what…
Wealthfront Review
Wealthfront Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement March 25, 2021
As I hope you'll understand after reading this Wealthfront review, if you want to outsource your investing but you don't…
Clark Howard explains how to find a financial advisor and why you want a fee-only fiduciary.
How To Find and Choose a Financial Advisor Investing & Retirement March 25, 2021
If you want to learn how to find a financial advisor you can trust, you've come to the right place.…
Once you decide to roll over your 401(k), it's important to understand how to roll over a 401(k).
401(k) Rollover: How To Roll Over a 401(k) Investing & Retirement March 24, 2021
If you've decided to move the funds from your retirement account at your former company, you need to understand how…
Ask Clark money column
Should I Invest in a Bitcoin IRA? Investing & Retirement March 24, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, by money expert Clark Howard. Is a Bitcoin IRA…
Vanguard Personal Advisor Services Review
Vanguard Personal Advisor Services Review Investing & Retirement March 22, 2021
Vanguard Personal Advisor Services offers the personal touch and level of service of a traditional financial advisor at the price…
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The IRS Has Delayed the 2021 Tax-Filing Deadline Until Mid-May Taxes March 19, 2021
The U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service have announced that they're postponing the deadline to file your federal income…
Ask Clark money column
Should I Consider Freezing My 401(k)? Investing & Retirement March 17, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Should You Consider Freezing…
Marcus Invest Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons
Marcus Invest Review: How It Works, Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement March 12, 2021
Goldman Sachs recently unveiled its robo-advisor, Marcus Invest, which I'll review in this article. How does Marcus Invest compare to…
Ask Clark money column
My Husband Invested in GameStop and AMC Stocks. They Crashed. What Now? Investing & Retirement March 10, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions bymoney expert Clark Howard. My Husband Bought Stock…
T-Mobile Money review
T-Mobile Money: 5 Things To Know Banks & Banking March 10, 2021
If you’re looking for a new place to put your cash, T-Mobile Money is an interesting option to consider. What…
Ask Clark money column
Since I Can Withdraw 401(k) Funds Penalty-Free, Does It Make Sense To Take Money Out and Pay Off My Mortgage? Investing & Retirement March 3, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Should I Pull Money…
What You Need To Know Before You DIY Your Taxes
What You Need To Know Before You DIY Your Taxes Taxes March 3, 2021
DIY tax filing is all the rage these days. Online tax filing programs are widely available, and many of them…
How much does a financial advisor cost? The answer depends on the type of financial advisor you choose and the method they use to get paid.
How Much Does a Financial Advisor Cost? Investing & Retirement February 24, 2021
Figuring out how much a financial advisor costs can be challenging. But it's easier if you understand how financial advisors…
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6 Common Money Myths That Can Hurt Your Finances Money & Credit February 23, 2021
Taking control of your finances is one of the most empowering things you can do. But a lot of people…
A fiduciary financial advisor must put their clients' interests above their own.
What Is a Fiduciary Financial Advisor and Do I Need One? Investing & Retirement February 22, 2021
If you're looking for financial advice, you may come across the term “fiduciary financial advisor.” What is a fiduciary? And…
Ask Clark money column
I Am 7 Years Old and I Want To Invest in Stocks. What Should I Do? Investing & Retirement February 22, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Where Should a 7-Year-Old…
Should I Pay Off Debt, Save Money or Invest?
Should I Pay Off Debt, Save Money or Invest? Investing & Retirement February 18, 2021
You've got some cash and you're facing a financial decision: Should you invest, pay off debt or save that money…
In this Charles Schwab review, I'll explain why money expert Clark Howard strongly recommends the investment company.
Charles Schwab Review 2021: Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement February 17, 2021
In some ways, writing a Charles Schwab review isn't much different now than it would have been in the 1970s.…
In this Vanguard review, we'll explain why The Vanguard Group is excellent for passive investors and index funds.
Vanguard Review 2021: Pros & Cons Investing & Retirement February 17, 2021
Most Vanguard reviews focus on the firm's bread and butter: its low-cost index funds. The Vanguard Group is not a…