The Sunday Best is a collection of articles I’ve curated from the furthest reaches of the internet for your reading pleasure.
Every week, I scan hundreds of headlines, read dozens of posts, and bring you the best of the best to save you time and mental energy.
Financial Independence (FI) is a primary focus, but it’s an awfully broad topic. I tend to approach FI and early retirement from a fatFIRE perspective and through the lens of a physician, so expect to see those biases in the selected articles.
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Jorge Sanchez, MD, curated this week’s articles.
Talking about money with your kids can be an uncomfortable and sometimes painful experience. But what if it doesn’t have to be? The College Financial Lady discusses how to talk to kids about important things like student loans and saving for college. Talking to Your Kids About Money
Should You Invest in a SEP IRA or Solo 401(k)? This week we reviewed the differences between these two retirement plans to help you decide which one works best for you.
Inflation went over 9% in 2022, and, in the end, many investors are finding out that their “inflation hedges” didn’t work. In this post from White Coat Investor, Dr. Jim Dahle outlines why: You Can’t Hedge Against Inflation in the Short Term
- A Wealth of Common Sense examines outlines why one-year returns are all over the map, but 30-year returns don’t change much from year-to-year: One Year Returns Don’t Matter
This week, we examined the qualifications for receiving Social Security spousal benefits and the strategies for maximizing them in our Guide to Social Security Spousal Benefits.
- Abnormal Returns discusses planning the importance of putting some planning into the eventual disposition of your personal collections, no matter their current and perceived value. Make a plan for your stuff before someone else decides for you
MarketWatch lists their top Investment red flags, including funds with high operating expenses. This is the worst investment advice I know — and you may be taking it
Getting to FIRE may require an ascetic lifestyle for a meaningful length of time. But how do you transition from diligently saving for retirement to spending well once you’re there? Savant Wealth tells us How to Confidently Spend in Retirement.
Inherited IRAs have experienced legislative changes, making them more complex and intimidating for many. Savant Wealth outlines key rules you should be aware of to help avoid any unintended consequences in How to Manage an Inherited IRA: What Beneficiaries Need to Know.
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