Category: Finances
TSP Tax-exempt Rollovers and Withdrawals

TSP Tax-exempt Rollovers and Withdrawals

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A reader writes: "Hey Nords! First, I just want to say thank you for your service and all the great things you do for the military community. I served a couple ...

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Should You Attend FinCon15?

Should You Attend FinCon15?

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  Spoiler alert for financial advisors, personal-finance bloggers, and entrepreneurs: Yes! It'll boost your financial independence. FinCon15 is the fifth of the ...

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My Financial Independence:  2014 Review and 2015 Plans

My Financial Independence: 2014 Review and 2015 Plans

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  [Nords note: As you'll learn from the details of this post, the author is an O-5 who's trying to stay anonymous. He's also written two other posts about his journey to ...

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Survey Results For “The Millennial Next Door”

Survey Results For “The Millennial Next Door”

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MoneyTips.com is launching a free eBook on financially successful Millennials! Click here for your free copy! “The Millennial Next Door” is based on a survey of nearly 600 ...

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Army Officers Will Keep Their Officer Pensions

Army Officers Will Keep Their Officer Pensions

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A group of Army O-3s will finally be paid the pensions they've earned. However their story is also a cautionary example of why you should be saving and investing for financial ...

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Don’t buy a home on active duty

Don’t buy a home on active duty

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. A reader writes: "My spouse and I don't have a house to use as a tax shelter. We are transferring to a new duty station on the coast for 22 months and I am seriously ...

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Do You Really Need An Allotment?

Do You Really Need An Allotment?

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Starting in January 2015, active-duty servicemembers can no longer take out allotments to buy or rent "personal property": vehicles, furniture, electronics, appliances or ...

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Why I Won’t Buy Long-Term Care Insurance

Why I Won’t Buy Long-Term Care Insurance

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.   There are hundreds of posts on the pros and cons of long-term care insurance, but most of them approach the question from a financial perspective. Today we're ...

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New from the USAA Social Exchange 2014 Conference

New from the USAA Social Exchange 2014 Conference

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. Yeah, I know, it's been over a month since the USAA blogger conference and I'm just now getting around to writing about it. You can read the first post of answers to reader ...

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More Answers from USAA Social Exchange 2014

More Answers from USAA Social Exchange 2014

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. My last post on the USAA Social Exchange conference answered most of your big questions. This post will finish the Q&A, and then I'll write one more post about the ...

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