Bitcoin was a really popular “get rich quick” strategy, so to speak, just about a year ago. Sure, some people did make a lot of money doing this, however, there were also plenty who were not so fortunate.
Many federal employees are involved in TSP’s, which are Thrift Savings Plans, for those who don’t like the many acronyms used in the financial industry. Michael Clark and John McCann often get questions on this particular subject and the Let’s Talk Future Show allows them to extend their knowledge out to many people just like you.
The 10-year average inflation rate for college tuition is right around 5%, according to Savingforcollege.com. This 5% might not sound like much, but if you carry on that average for 18 years, you end up with a very expensive education for one child.
Though I have never personally ran a marathon, I could imagine that there are moments during the race that you feel the best you ever have! Then, I am sure there are moments you are questioning your logic for entering yourself into something so painful and fatiguing. You may be wondering at this point why I am even discussing running on a financial radio show. I am here to tell you that running a marathon is a lot like saving for retirement.
There are a lot of individuals that John McCann and Michael Clark work with on a daily basis that are a part of the Florida Retirement System and they often have many questions about this popular topic.