I am not now nor have I ever been a single mom. But I know a lot about you if you are. I know you have tremendous responsibility and (sometimes) a ton of stress. For starters, you carry the entire weight of getting the kids to and from school, getting them over to their friends […]
If you are like most people I know, there is one question uppermost in your mind when you think about your retirement; will I have enough money to last? Of course you have some control over some of the forces that shape the answer (how much you spend, earn, save and how you invest). But […]
Are you wondering how the market could drop so terribly in August and September and rebound so quickly in October? Does this recovery signal good or bad times ahead? Here’s a video that explains this in language you’ll understand.
The following is a guest post written by my good friend Jim Wang. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Jimmy, he’s a brilliant entrepreneur and blogger. In my opinion, Wang is a star. He is the creative genius behind a number of successful businesses and whenever I have a business problem – I […]
Big changes to your income (up or down) can throw you for a loop and bring up puzzling questions. If the income suddenly inflates, does that give you license to spend like a drunken sailor? If your income drops all of a sudden, should you ignore it and hope for the best or should you […]
One of the easiest ways to almost guarantee your financial success is to put away your savings target each month before you spend a dime. This is known as paying yourself first. I used to think that people had to jump through complex hoops in order to “make it” financially. But now I know that […]