Retirement Plans for Really Small Businesses

Do you have a business with 5 or fewer people working in it?  Or maybe it's just you?  Have you thought that a 401k was too much to deal with, but you'd like to save more than you can in an IRA?  Want to still save on some 2017 taxes?  This post introduces you to a possible solution.  

Educating Our Children, Educating Ourselves Part 2

In our first blog, I wrote a story about the parent of a child wondering whether a Kindergarten curriculum is likely to have greater success getting their child into Harvard or Dartmouth.  While the question was fairly ridiculous, in some ways it showed a thought process.  The parent has a goal and wants to take the necessary steps to attain that goal.  So while the parent has done things incorrectly in understanding the measures needed to attain that goal, what have they done right?