Cool or Helpful Personal Finance Links
What Is My Risk Tolerance?
Help determine how tolerant you are of investment risk.
Department of Retirement Systems - Washington State
This is the jumping off point for all WA state retirement plans and information.
403bWise.com - educational, straightforward info on these employer sponsored retirement plans.
The Bottom Line - They offer a broad range of accounting and management services & easy-to-use systems for successful entrepreneurs, to help you develop a vibrant business, built on a solid foundation so you can operate with complete confidence and certainty.
Engage NOW: PR + Social Media - Developing public relations & social media strategies for local businesses.
Liebe-Thompson Financial Planners - a comprehensive, fee-only financial planning firm that works with clients to get their entire financial life in order and keep it there.
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Jump$tart Coalition - Terrific consumer education site.
Biz Kid$ - the place where kids teach kids about $ and business
Junior Achievement Student Center - a smart resource for teens and young adults
Doing Due Diligence
CFP Board - Find a CFP professional in your area and learn more about financial planning.
IAPD Investment Advisor Search - to research Registered Investment Advisor firms or their represtatives. Angela Furubotten-LaRosee may be searched for here. Choose Firm, then type in Furubotten.
NAPFA Advisor Diagnostic - use this when interviewing financial planners
FINRA Broker Check - Research your broker here.
FPA - Financial Planning Association - This site offers consumers a wealth of information such as articles, blogs, find a planner, ask a planner, etc.
FPA Planner Search - Find a planner in your area.
Social Security Retirement Estimator - Find out your personal benefit estimate.
Annual Credit Report - This is the FREE and official site for checking your credit history. You can run one report for all three reporting agencies, yearly.