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Living in Illinois with first kid on the way. Make 120k with about 5k in total monthly expenses. Looking to open up a 529 for my kids education but am open to other suggestions. Any tips would be appr… more

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US 🐠: Any of you worked with a tax planner ? Any recs for a firm with good credentials ? Northeast market. TIA.

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How do people here reduce their tax bills? Me and my SO earn about 400k gross and take standard deduction. We don’t own real estate, only S&P500.

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What’s a good credit card to get with great intro offer and points valuation? Already have Chase Sapphire. Have an upcoming large expense < 4k. no points guy page link pleass

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what are some mutual funds that you recommend?

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Any good articles or some other related fire posts talking about how the year 2020 has impacted them?

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Last year was the first year my husband and my combined income was too much for our Roth contributions. We had to roll them back. We are currently keeping most of our savings fairly liquid with the pl… more

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Go to YouTube and type in "MarketWatch firestarters" and you'll see the following videos come up. Give them a watch.

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Under what circumstances should I invest in an IRA and/or roth instead of my employer’s 403b (after I contribute enough to meet my employer’s match amount)?

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Any advice or experience on setting up terms for a real estate partnership for rentals? I’d be putting up financing while my partner would find the deal and put in the legwork.

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Any good tips for a first time home buyer?

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Any 🐠 temporarily borrowing against your 401k based on temp CARES rules and reinvesting in hopes of turning a quick buck elsewhere? I’ve heard a few folks gave it a go and wondering if stories are fa… more

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Any 🐠 ever bought an investment/rental property without the required or common 25% down ? I already own my primary residence and currently have 10% down towards the next one ( ideally a multi family … more

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What is your investment portfolio allocation right now?

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What is a reasonable fat FIRE number for a married couple? Can’t figure out if numbers I see are for one or two peopl

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Where does one purchase a car nowadays? I’m looking for a used/pre-owned vehicle around the NYC area. Hertz appears to be selling tons of cars, but not sure I’m seeing the best possible prices. Lookin… more

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Hello, I’m 24 years old and Have a really great idea for a company I want to start up. Would anyone be interested in possible creating a company with me? I need capital but I definitely think it could… more

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Any recommendations for a High Yield Savings Account? I am thinking Marcus by Goldman which claims it gets 4x the average rate.

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Any tips on saving money on pet spend? I currently have two dogs which have health issues that require daily medicine or periodic larger expenses. I do have dog insurance so it really only turns into … more

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