Personal Finance FAQs

  1. I sold my house. Can I exclude the gain from my income?

  2. Which popular professional certification exams do not require sponsorship?

  3. How does online banking assist with budgeting?

  4. Health problems caused me to take my RMD after the deadline. Can I appeal my case ...

  5. What is estate planning?

  6. What is the difference between a ROTH, SEP and Traditional IRA?

  7. Can private corporations issue convertible bonds?

  8. How do I use the IRS Free File tax forms?

  9. What are the differences between chapter 7 and chapter 11 bankruptcy?

  10. Are long-term U.S. government bonds risk-free?

  11. How rapidly can expanding sales reduce a firm's earnings?

  12. How do I go about opening up a Roth IRA?

  13. What is a Ginnie Mae security?

  14. Can a spouse who is not named as a beneficiary receive assets from an IRA?

  15. How do I sign up for the saver's tax credit?

  16. I have a small business, and I'm considering setting up an SEP IRA. What are leased ...

  17. I earn more than the income limit for both a Roth and Traditional IRA deduction. ...

  18. Is it true that you can sell your home and not pay capital gains tax?

  19. What is the difference between amortization and depreciation?

  20. Who bears the investment risk in 401(k) plans?

  21. Can I roll my 403(b) and 457 into other low-cost venders when I change jobs?

  22. I retired and transferred part of my pension distribution to a Roth IRA. If I am ...

  23. Does everyone have to file a federal tax return?

  24. Can I contribute to both a 401(k) and an IRA?

  25. What is the difference between bad credit and no credit?

  26. What types of plans allow catch-up contributions?

  27. What is the difference between a Keogh and an IRA?

  28. What does investment grade mean?

  29. When you buy a stock in a company, does it necessarily mean that one of the shareholders ...

  30. What's the difference between pre-money and post-money?

  31. I have conservative views on investing. How should I go about investing in a Roth ...

  32. Can a simplified employee pension (SEP) IRA be converted to a Roth IRA in the same ...

  33. When must a company announce earnings?

  34. Can the non-spouse beneficiary of an IRA name a successor beneficiary?

  35. I make over $100,000/yr and my adjusted gross income precludes standard IRA contributions. ...

  36. I am only 17 years old. I don't have a job or pay taxes. Can I contribute to an IRA? ...

  37. I have several jobs. Can I contribute the maximum to multiple employer retirement ...

  38. How do restricted stocks, treasury stocks and stock appreciation rights benefit employees?

  39. Does marrying someone with bad credit affect my credit score?

  40. Will I incur a tax penalty when making withdrawls from my IRA in excess of my SEPP?

  41. What financial certifications or exams do I need to complete in order to qualify ...

  42. Should I start taking my RMD based on the amount in my account when I turn 70.5?

  43. Can I hold non-dollar currencies in my retirement fund?

  44. What is a trailing commission?

  45. How can I improve my credit score?

  46. What effect will a prenuptial agreement have on a 401(k)?

  47. Are all bank accounts insured by the FDIC?

  48. Does it make sense to get my house and car insurance at the same place?

  49. What is a blackout period?

  50. Where does the name "Wall Street" come from?

  51. As a temporary resident of the US, can I withdraw funds from my Traditional IRA without ...

  52. I'm about to retire. If I pay off my mortgage with after-tax money I have saved, ...

  53. Why do companies report earnings at different times?

  54. I have several Roth IRA conversions, each with different custodians. When I spoke ...

  55. What are pro forma earnings?

  56. I am 52 years old and wish to make a withdrawal from my 401(k) plan. Is there any ...

  57. What are some common and useful retirement planner designations? Are they expensive ...

  58. Can I add my higher income spouse's name to my Roth IRA in order to raise our contribution ...

  59. What is an assumable mortgage?

  60. How are realized profits different from unrealized or so-called "paper" profits?

  61. What methods can be used to fund a forex account?

  62. How can I make sure I'm ready to file my taxes?

  63. Is there a limit on how much I can move from my IRA to my Roth IRA?

  64. I have two jobs. Can I contribute to two SIMPLE IRA plans?

  65. Can a creditor seize my retirement savings?

  66. I just opened an IRA. What can I do to help my money grow?

  67. What's the difference between casualty insurance and disability insurance?

  68. What is the relationship between the PPI and the CPI?

  69. Can I establish more than one IRA?

  70. I'm new to this. Can I sell or buy stock by myself?

  71. Can an IRA be used as security for a loan?

  72. I am over 60 years old and have a Roth IRA to which I have made contributions for ...

  73. What does 'going public' mean?

  74. How can I get information about my deceased husband's retirement account if his employer ...

  75. What's the difference between a golden handshake and a golden parachute?

  76. What options do I have to save for my child's education?

  77. How do I "vest" something?

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