The Finance Buff

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The Finance Buff
Born Harry Sit
Occupation Certified Employee Benefits Specialist, Author
Notable work Explore TIPS
Website The Finance Buff
The Finance Buff a.k.a. TFB is a pseudonym used by a blogger who writes a blog by the same name at He has been sharing his thoughts and experience about personal finance with online readers since 2006. Today, more than 50,000 people visit his blog in any month.

— from Editor review at Amazon[1]

TFB joined the Bogleheads Forum in 2007 as its 5th registered user. He is the author of the chapter on defined benefit pension plans in Bogleheads' Guide to Retirement Planning (John Wiley & Sons, 2009). He also regularly contributes to the forum and wiki.

TFB holds an MBA degree in Finance. He has a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) designation from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans and the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.


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Why Work For Someone Else When You Can Have Your Own Business (30 August 2016)

You can be more financially successful by working for someone else than having your own business.

HSA Transfer To Saturna Brokerage Services (23 August 2016)

How to transfer your HSA to Saturna Brokerage Services for low cost investing.

2017 401k 403b IRA Contribution Limits (16 August 2016)

2017 contribution and income limits for 401k, 403b, 457, SIMPLE, and Traditional and Roth IRA.

Transfer IRA From Mutual Fund To Credit Union For CDs (09 August 2016)

It's not hard to transfer part of your IRA from a mutual fund company to a credit union to buy CDs.

Not All High Deductible Plans Are HSA Eligible (02 August 2016)

Just a high deductible isn't enough. Health insurance plans must meet other criteria to become HSA-eligible.


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  1. Amazon editor review