I was recently interviewed by John Marx of Copsalive.com. We met on the internet and have stayed in contact ever since. John is a real interesting guy. He is a retired cop who has created a business that helps cops deal with the many unspoken dangers of police work–suicide, alcohol and drug abuse, and financial problems.
Almost everyone knows how important health insurance is, but with rising costs, not everyone can afford it. Generally, high deductible health plans (HDHP) provide insurance that is far less expensive than other plans. If you combine the tax savings of the Health Savings Account (HSA) with the lower premiums of the HDHP, you may be able to substantially reduce your health care expenses.
Paying yourself first is very common advice you may have heard from financial planners or read in personal finance books. It’s common because it is one of the most important steps to being financially independent.
The amazing power of this concept is often overlooked because of its simplicity. If you followed only one bit of investment advice during your life, this would be the one that would most likely make you wealthy.