Archive for June, 2011

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Weekly Roundup: Online Safety, Reputation, Retirement, and Pandora

The Weekly Roundup is a collection of online articles from the past week that I found particularly noteworthy, educational, or enjoyable. The articles typically fit into the technology and finance themes of Modern Saver, but there are no rules. Please post your reactions in the Comment section. Is it Safe to Bank Online? – On […]

June 17, 2011 | 0 Comments More
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At What Age Should You Begin Saving for Retirement?

Despite the wealth of financial knowledge available today, there is still a surprisingly persistent question among workers of all ages: “At what age should I begin saving for retirement?” The answer is simple: as soon as possible. There is no age that is “too young” to begin saving for retirement. Initial Investment at Different Ages […]

June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More
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Roth IRA Basics

An individual retirement account (IRA) is a catch-all phrase for a type of retirement plan which provides tax advantages for retirement savings in the United States. There are multiple types of retirement plans that fall under this category. However, one of the most recently established, the Roth IRA, has become overwhelmingly popular due to its […]

June 13, 2011 | 3 Comments More
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Netflix Special Offer Giveaway!

Modern Saver is giving away four one-month free trials to Netflix! How do you receive one? Simply fill out the Modern Saver newsletter form below with your name and email address by 10:00pm on June 8. Don’t worry, you will not be spammed and your email address will not be shared with anyone. I will […]

June 3, 2011 | 4 Comments More
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Weekly Roundup: Money Mistakes, Google Wallet, Groupon, Investments, and Crooks

The Weekly Roundup is a collection of online articles from the past week that I found particularly note worthy, educational or enjoyable. The articles typically fit into the technology and finance themes of Modern Saver but there are no rules. Please post your reactions in the comment section. Real World Money Mistakes – Eight interesting […]

June 3, 2011 | 0 Comments More