Dude, I know. You’re young. Retirement funds are the furthest thing from your mind. But retirement should always be on the brain as long as you’re currently working. Why? Well, the glorified Ponzi scheme that is Social Security is drying … More
Topic: personal finance
For years, investors, fund managers, and stock analysts have sought reliable indicators to project the future return and risk of owning an individual stock, bond, or a portfolio of securities. More
Tools are an important part of any job. But what if the tools you need are out of your price range? More
Every week we wade through a ton of stories full of bad news about college costs and student debt. With educational debt having outpaced consumer debt a few years ago, the news that 7 million students will likely see the interest rates on federal subsidized loans double in July, coupled with the revelation that one third of millenials regret going to college, I have to wonder if student debt is becoming a gendered issue. More
Successful budgeting tends to depend on two things: careful planning and a steady income.
The first, anyone can do. The second isn’t so simple. More
I am a trust fund baby. Ever since I can remember, I knew that there was an investment account with my name on it with enough money to buy a home, in cash.
Depending on the size of your family, you could spend $400 or more by eating each meal out during a five-day road trip. More
The cost of financial advice varies as does how financial advisors get paid. Factors may include a professional’s credentials, level of experience, scope of services, company for whom she or he works, complexity of a particular client’s situation, and net worth or investable asset level. More
In 2009, I was a very senior executive celebrating my fourth anniversary at a brokerage firm. More
Guess Which Movie Star Knocked Up His Girlfriend?
Source: Lainey Gossip
The Inspiring Note Every Woman Should Read
Source: HuffPo Women
5-Year-Old Girl Led Police To Kidnapper Who Dressed As Her Mother & Stole Her From School
Source: The Stir
20 Men Who Get Emotional Over Dogs
Faith Hill's Braces Are No Excuse For Her Dramatic Weight Loss
Source: The Stir
Renting a house or apartment with a friend is a great way to save money, and it allows you to enjoy the company of another person while doing it. While it’s common for friends to rent a place together after high school or college, it’s often a short-term arrangement until one marries or can afford his or her own place. More
Even if it’s not your first time, buying a home can be frustrating and stressful, as it can take weeks or months to locate the right house. Plus, with each bid, there’s a chance that the property owner will reject your offer and go with another buyer. Good real estate agents understand this frustration, and often go above and beyond to keep you happy. However, as a stressed-out home buyer, you may need to be careful not to blame your agent for problems out of his or her control. More
When my mother passed away unexpectedly at the age of 52, I figured out the hard way that people need help managing money. I was 24 at the time—not an age at which you’d expect to get that phone call. More
You may have heard about bitcoins. The internet is abuzz these days with tweets and articles about the digital currency that’s been around since 2009, but has lately soared to record-high prices. More