Amy Bell

Amy Bell is a freelance journalist, copywriter, ghostwriter and owner of WritePunch Inc. With 15 years of experience, she has written for a variety of publications and companies, including NAILBA's Perspectives magazine, The Weather Channel, Turner Entertainment (TNT/tbs/TCM) and Blueprints magazine. She is a University of Georgia graduate with a BA in Journalism. Visit www.writepunch.com to learn more.

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  1. Retirement Planning

    6 Signs You Are OK to Retire

    As you approach retirement age, there are a number of factors to consider before deciding on when you want to retire. Here are six signs to look at.
  2. Retirement Planning

    The Top 5 States Where Retirees Can Buy Cheap Land

    Buying vacant land for future gain is high-risk. Look for low prices in undeveloped areas likely to see a building boom in the near future. Here are five.
  3. Taxes

    17 Types of Income the IRS Can’t Touch

    That's right, 17. Uncle Sam can't get his hands on your money if it's in one of these very specific income categories.
  4. Retirement Planning

    Make It Legal When You Retire

    If you haven’t done your estate planning, named a power of attorney and considered your legacy, you still have some pre-retirement tasks to address.
  5. Retirement Planning

    Step by Step: Applying for Social Security Disability

    Applying for disability benefits is no easy task – but it's well worth your time and effort if a disability is preventing you from earning a living.
  6. Budgeting & Savings

    Take the Pain Out of Selling Your House – Online

    Is an online selling service really better than selling your home the old-fashioned way? It depends on what you're after
  7. Retirement Planning

    How a Variable Annuity Works After Retirement

    These investments can provide extra income after you retire. Here’s a guide to when and how you will receive the payout.
  8. Retirement Planning

    How a Fixed Annuity Works After Retirement

    These popular investments can provide a steady stream of income during your retirement years. Here are the details.
  9. Retirement Planning

    How an IRA Works After Retirement

    You've read a lot about saving for your future retirement with IRAs. But what happens to the account when the future is here, and you actually retire?
  10. Retirement Planning

    How Social Security Works After Retirement

    Millions of Baby Boomers are looking forward to collecting benefits, but several factors can affect how much they get and whether the money is taxed.
  11. Retirement Planning

    How a Roth IRA Works After Retirement

    What retirees need to know about taxes, distributions and passing on your unspent savings to the next generation.
  12. Budgeting & Savings

    5 Best States for Black Friday Shopping

    These states have great deals on your day-after-Thanksgiving purchases. The secret? No – or lower – sales taxes.
  13. Budgeting & Savings

    9 Worst Items to Buy on Black Friday

    If these items are on your holiday shopping list, consider finding a substitute – or don't expect to get the deal of the year.
  14. Budgeting & Savings

    Shop Here for the Best Black Friday Deals

    If you're shopping the post-Thanksgiving sales this year - whether online or in-person - you'll find great bargains at these deep-discounting retailers
  15. Budgeting & Savings

    7 Best Shopping Sites for Cyber Monday 2015 Deals

    Many online retailers will have sales for Cyber Monday. Here are seven of the biggest.
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