F4 Extra Credit

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Helpful Links

Bankrate.com- great calculators and great for seeing where the best money market/cd rates and mortgage rates.

Do Not Call Registry- Get rid of those pesky phone solicitors.

Opt Out- Get rid of those never ending credit card pre-approval mailings.

Social Security Calculators

Social Security and Medicare FAQ's

Identity Theft Resource Center

The Cost of College- check any school in the country.


Notable and Quotable

"We will have mostly good years, some sensational years, and some terrible years, but I can't dance around the bad years."
-Warren Buffett, Chairman Berkshire Hathaway

"By day we write about 'Six Funds to Buy Now!'... By night, we invest in sensible index funds. Unfortunately pro-index funds stories don't sell magazines."
-Anonymous, Fortune Magazine Writer

"After nearly 50 years in this business, I do not know of anybody who has done it (market timing) successfully, and consistently. I don't even know anybody who knows anybody who has done it successfully and consistently."
-John Bogle, Founder Vanguard Group.

"The statistical evidence proving stock index funds outperform between 80-90% of actively managed equity funds is so overwhelming that it takes enormously expensive advertising campaigns to obscure the truth from investors."
-The Motley Fool, Investing Website