3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Borrow From Your 401(k)

May 12, 2014 12:00 am

I’ve been asked recently by someone if he should borrow from his 401(k) to fund the down payment of a new home.  He had been given a myriad of different answers from people at work and finally came to me to hear the inevitable advice he was …

TV Interview: How much should I have in my 401k at age X?

February 3, 2014 12:00 am

Building on our January 13th blog, Chrissy Canapari had the opportunity to speak with WJAR’s Frank Coletta about how much you should have in your 401k.

Chrissy Canapari with Frank Coletta from WJAR/NBC 10: “How much should I have in my 401k at…

TV Interview: 5 Tips to Make Your 401k Grow

November 1, 2013 12:00 am

Building on her October 21st blog, Chrissy Canapari had the opportunity to speak with WJAR’s Frank Coletta about her five tips to help make your 401k grow.

Chrissy Canapari with Frank Coletta from WJAR/NBC 10: “5 Tips to Make Your 401k Grow” fr…

The Road Race to Retirement

September 5, 2013 12:00 am

Later this month, my cousin, Katie, and I will be running a half marathon relay here in Providence.  A half marathon is a little over thirteen miles.  Katie will run the first five miles, and I will finish the race by running the second eight…

Remember that old 401k?

May 7, 2013 12:00 am

Derek Amey has some tips on reducing financial clutter and simplifying your path to retirement!

It seems like winter has dragged on forever around these parts, but I started to pull out the shorts and golf shirts from storage this weekend. More than o…

Picking Bond Funds in Your 401(k)

April 1, 2013 12:00 am

Much has been written about an impending bear market in bonds. Interest rates are expected to rise in the future and that could mean a decline in the value of your bond holdings and added risk to your portfolio. Forewarned is forearmed. Right? Well, no…