Resources & Assessments
Monthly Budget Template: A good template to start your budget from About.com.
Retirement Calculator: A comprehensive post from Financial Mentor, with links to several recommended retirement calculators.
A List of the Best Retirement Calculators: Great summary of the best 24 retirement calculators on the web, maintained by Darrow Kirkpatrick.
Are You Saving Enough To Retire? A great spreadsheet from Money For The Rest Of Us to determine how much you need to save now to retire by your target date.
Compound Interest Calculator: An easy way to see the future value of your portfolio.
Vertex Excel Templates for Anything: An amazing site, with Excel & Google Sheet templates for budgeting, retirement, and practically anything else you can imagine. Have a look, great site.
PERSONAL FINANCE BLOGS:
HOW TO FIND A FINANCIAL ADVISOR:
Paladin: Looking for a financial advisor?
Interesting Web Resources:
www.bankrate.com: A good site to get the best CD rates, also calculators & articles.
www.mint.com: A free internet tool that categorizes your expenses, good for budgeting.
www.personalcapital.com: A great tool to track your portfolio, net worth, asset allocation.
www.ResearchAffiliates.com – Expected 10-year Returns by Asset Class.