Why I’m Writing the Personal Financial Literacy for Educators Series of Books

I've mentioned the books I've written (and am continuing to write) a few times on here, but I realized I haven't really shared why I'm writing them or what got me started. I talked about it a little on the Teach and Retire Rich podcast, but I haven't put it all together in one place. … Continue reading Why I’m Writing the Personal Financial Literacy for Educators Series of Books

Are Target Date Funds The Best Choice for Educators?

One of the most helpful innovations in both investing and retirement planning has been the Target Date Fund. If you're not a familiar, a Target Date Fund is one investment that allows you to pick the date at which you anticipate needing your money (typically when you expect to retire), and the fund is setup … Continue reading Are Target Date Funds The Best Choice for Educators?

New Book: TL;DR: Financial Literacy for Employees of Washington Public Schools

I Just wanted to share my latest book (along with co-author Adam Skarr), this one for Washington (state) educators, focusing on financial literacy and making the most of their Washington TRS pension benefits. Please consider sharing with any educators you know in the state of Washington. This is the latest in the TL;DR Financial Literacy … Continue reading New Book: TL;DR: Financial Literacy for Employees of Washington Public Schools