Author Archive | David Waldrop, CFP®

Roth IRAs: 5 Things Retirement Savers Must Know

Roth IRA – 5 Things Retirement Savers Must Know

A Roth IRA is an important part of a retirement plan portfolio and deserve a close look from those wanting to make the most of their financial planning. This powerful retirement planning tool was first introduced as part of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 by then Senator William Roth, Jr. from Delaware. Prior to its introduction most retirement accounts […]

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Mutual Fund Share Classes - How They Work

Mutual Fund Share Classes – How They Work

Mutual fund share classes can often be confusing for investors looking to save for retirement. Understanding how they work is key to making smart investing decisions. If you’re socking money away in a retirement account, the odds are you’re investing in mutual funds. Mutual funds allow investors to pool their money together and receive professional […]

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Investing vs Gambling - Don't Neglect Your 401(k)

401k Trustees – It’s Time To Review Your Plan

It isn’t lost on small business 401k trustees that these plans are not for the faint of heart. Endless changes in regulations and increased scrutiny leave some small business owners wondering why they even bother offering a plan at all. Keeping the plan in compliance and maintaining an investment platform can leave any seasoned business owner […]

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