Chronicles Of A Father With Cents

Simple Life. Personal Finance. Family

Month: August 2017

I Need to Open a 529 Account, Right?

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One of the first things I wanted to do when Mother with Cents was pregnant was open some sort of college fund for our newborn but had no prior knowledge of it. When I
researched and discovered 529 accounts, I had to get a details of why is it better to open one than a good old savings account, the tax advantages, what type of investment plan I should do, which state should I open the account with..etc. As I went through all these questions, a bigger question hovered over me: What if our son does not want to go to college at all?

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10 Free Things to do in San Francisco

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Living in the San Francisco Bay Area is not exactly the best place where you can find low housing costs.  Continue reading

Expense Chronicles – July 2017

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Welcome to my first edition of the Expense Chronicles.  This is a monthly check up of my expenses and it is broken up into categories.  Few things to note: Continue reading

7 Ways to Have a Great Day Hiking

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Before Baby with Cents was born, I and Mother with Cents would plan our summers Continue reading