Daniel Kurt

Daniel Kurt is a Washington, D.C.-based freelance writer whose work has appeared in a variety of well known media outlets. His professional interests include educating everyday investors, covering interesting business trends and interviewing some of North America's most dynamic executives. He has a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and a Master's degree in Communication.

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  1. IRAs

    IRAs Don’t Reach Those Who Need Them Most

    IRAs are struggling to capture the very people they were intended for: those with no retirement plan at work.
  2. Retirement Savings

    The High Net Worth Guide to Social Security

    For well-off Americans, maximizing your net Social Security benefit requires a strategic approach. Work with a financial ...
  3. Investing

    Could Your Portfolio Pass the Pre-Retirement Stress Test?

    Many Americans leave the workforce without knowing whether their assets are sufficient. Don't be one of them.
  4. Social Security

    The Longevity Gap: Why the Rich Benefit More from Social Security

    Researchers have found that longevity is why well-off American men collect more in government retirement benefits than their ...
  5. Laws & Regulations

    Can Your Boss Make You Take a Genetic Test?

    Not yet, but a House bill would strip protections that prohibit employers from making genetic tests part of their wellness ...
  6. High Net Worth Strategy

    Are You in the Top One Percent of the World?

    If you live in an industrialized country, cracking the top 1% of income earners isn't as difficult as you might think.
  7. Retirement Savings

    401(k) Loan vs. IRA Withdrawal

    The IRS offers several ways to skirt the 10% penalty on early retirement distributions.
  8. College Costs

    How to Compare College Financial-Aid Offer Letters

    Yes, you got a college financial-aid offer, but how good is it really? How to understand the fine print.
  9. Politics & Money

    Goldman Sachs Concludes Obamacare Added 500k Jobs

    A recent study by Goldman Sachs is part of a growing body of research suggesting Obamacare has actually been good for the ...
  10. Tax Deductions / Credits

    Tax-Advantaged Ways to Pay for Preschool

    There are distinct benefits to grandparents paying for early education for their grandchildren.
  11. Retirement Savings

    When Not to Open a Roth IRA

    Depending on how much you're currently earning, a traditional IRA sometimes offers more tax relief than its Roth counterpart. ...
  12. Health Insurance

    What Are Direct Primary Care Doctors and How Do You Find One?

    Direct primary care physicians say they can spend more time with patients, but the number of doctors offering this approach ...
  13. IRAs

    Why It's Hard to Find a Custodian for a Self-Directed IRA

    When finding a custodian for a self-directed IRA, look for expertise in the asset classes you want to invest in and a strong ...
  14. Taxes

    What Is a DISC Tax Break and Can It Make You Rich?

    How two brothers used a Domestic International Sales Corporation to get $3 million personal tax breaks. So far, it's legal.
  15. Managing Wealth

    Is Your Bank Pushing You Into the Wrong Products?

    Recent reports of questionable selling practices at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. underscore the need for banking customers ...
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