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Highest Money Market Rates
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Money market investing involves lending and borrowing money or assets on a short-term basis. Maturities usually last less than a year or up to 13 months maximum. Because of this nature, money market is considerably stable, safe and very liquid. Its core is made up of banks borrowing and lending with each other through various financial vessels. Trades in money market cover treasury bills, bankers’ acceptances, commercial paper, federal funds, certificate of deposits (CD’s), and mortgages that are short-lived. Investments on money market are held by a bank or by a financial institution. Due to the very conservative marketing strategy, money market may only give you minimal but modest returns. Most likely, on the average, it will be 2% – 5% per annum.

Am I Too Old To Invest?
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Age is inevitable — but it is just a number. This goes true with a lot of things — and that includes investing. Though it is really recommended for us to learn how to invest and to start investing as early as possible, people can still invest their funds no matter what their age. Some people may be asking themselves this same question, “Am I too old to invest?” Though there is no age limit when it comes to investing, there are certain things that we need to consider when it comes to investing, especially if we are nearing our retirement, or after we have retired.

Learn How to Invest
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Saving for the future may be one of the reasons as to why people may want to invest in stocks, retirement plans, mutual funds, and so on. However, before investing in any plan, it may be wise to consider the potential outcomes of the investment and the purpose of the investment or investment goals.

Why Invest
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These are difficult times we are living in nowadays, and people tend to find challenges when it comes to their finances. People even work double — even triple — time just to earn enough money to support their own needs and those of their families. However, we must understand that it is difficult to get rich just by working harder, even if we get ourselves more than two jobs at a time — not to mention that we will be spending a lot of time and effort working, which might deteriorate our health as well. If we get sick, we will be spending money for our hospitalization and medicines, which is not really good.

Year-end Tax Planning Tips
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The year is nearing its end — and before the year finally comes to a close, it is important to formulate some tax planning strategies which can give us a favorable position for next year, and the years to come. There are certain tax planning opportunities which individuals must be aware of, which were offered by both the Health Care Act and Tax Relief Act which were enacted into law in 2010.

What is Investing?
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In a world where nothing material is free, making money is a must for survival. We can work double — even triple — time just to earn as much as we need and want. However, we will realize that what we earn is still not enough. With this, we lose our time, our energy, and we still do not have enough!

Tracking Investments
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Most of us want to retire wealthy — thus many people secure their wealth and money with different accounts as a way of retirement investing, in the hope that these will grow profits and will serve as income replacement in the future.

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