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5 Ways Not to Run Out of Money in Retirement

5 Ways Not to Run Out of Money in Retirement

These key strategies will help you build, protect, and preserve your nest egg. 1. Calculate Your Net Worth Figuring out your optimal retirement plan starts with understanding what you have now … your net worth. That’s because net worth — as...
What Are The Biggest Worries Americans Have in Retirement?

What Are The Biggest Worries Americans Have in Retirement?

Image: Where Americans expect their retirement income to come from. When it comes to gauging retirement preparedness, do you have a good sense of whether your savings are on track to fund the retirement life you envision? Realistically assessing your...
How to Sell Your Company Stock – Exercising & Selling Strategies

How to Sell Your Company Stock – Exercising & Selling Strategies

Ok, so you have some stock in your company but you don’t know what to do with it. Should you hold it? Sell it? We talk to a lot of people who have significant shares in their company, but aren’t sure what they should do with it. In this article, we’ll focus...
Investing for Retirement: How Do You Compare?

Investing for Retirement: How Do You Compare?

Image: Strategies Americans are using for retirement planning when it comes to the accounts they are saving in, their investments, and what investment guidance they seek. When it comes to gauging retirement preparedness, do you have a good sense of whether...
Retirement Savings By Income – How Do You Compare?

Retirement Savings By Income – How Do You Compare?

Are you retirement-ready? Compare your savings to other Americans using data from our nationwide poll run in partnership with Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. When it comes to gauging retirement preparedness, do you have a good sense of whether your...
Stock Options vs. RSUs – What’s the Difference?

Stock Options vs. RSUs – What’s the Difference?

With all of the big IPOs happening this year – Uber, Pinterest, Lyft, and more – we’ve been taking a lot of time here on Daily Capital to review the nuts and bolts of employee equity compensation. RSUs and stock options are both common ways that...
Guide to Nonstatutory Stock Options (NSOs)

Guide to Nonstatutory Stock Options (NSOs)

We’ve discussed stock options at length on Daily Capital, but people often don’t know that there are two types of stock options: Incentive Stock Options (ISOs) and Nonstatutory Stock Options (NSOs). ISOs are generally what come to mind when people think of...
Incentive Stock Options: What You Need to Know

Incentive Stock Options: What You Need to Know

What Are Incentive Stock Options? Stock options are one of the most popular forms of equity compensation, but they’re also largely misunderstood. There are two types of stock options, Incentive Stock Options (ISOs) and Nonstatutory Stock Options (NSOs)....
Roth or Traditional 401(k): Which Makes the Most Sense for You?

Roth or Traditional 401(k): Which Makes the Most Sense for You?

We’ve all heard the sage advice to “max out your 401(k)” whenever you can — the earlier you start doing this, the earlier you start reaping the benefits of tax breaks and compounding in your retirement plan. Today, investors are faced with multiple...