Investing, Retirement

Our Current Asset Allocation

Inspired by a recent article by Nickel, over at Five Cent Nickel, about his current asset allocation, I thought it might be a good time to take a look at our current asset allocation. Between us, my wife and I have five retirement accounts – two Roth IRAs, my 403(b), a SEP-IRA, and my wife’s pension. The calculations in this…

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Learning A Little Bit More About Dividends And Bonds

It’s always amazing what I find as I read through my favorite personal finance blogs. Recently, I’ve been thinking about dividends – what they are, how they work, how they are calculated, etc. Well, I fired up my newsreader today, and my good friend JLP from All Financial Matters has an excellent article about dividends and the Dow 30. As…

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