Tips & Tools, by Banks Jun 08, 2015
How to make money as a teen

Teenagers know how hard it is to earn money without having a job.

Life, Tips & Tools, by Clint Williams Jun 08, 2015

Getting married is hard work – drafting a guest list, picking a band, paring the guest list, finding a venue, expanding the guest list, hiring a caterer, paring the guest list, etc. Then you have to write all the thank-you notes.

But it’s not until you hear “…pronounce you husband and wife” that the real work begins. Now you have to organize your finances.

Success, Tips & Tools, by Daniel Wesley Jun 05, 2015

There’s no better feeling than receiving your first real paycheck. You worked hard in school, pounded the pavement, and landed a job that pays pretty well — for someone who only recently gave up eating Ramen for dinner. You’re not Warren Buffett, but that little piece of paper is worth more than you quite know what to do with.

If you’re right out of college, odds are you don’t have too many expenses, such as providing for a family or paying a mortgage. Splurging on pricey concert tickets or a new gadget...

Failure, Success, Work, by Banks.com Contributor Jun 04, 2015

Launching a startup company is a major undertaking that can be both terrifying and exhilarating. It’s important to avoid getting overwhelmed by taking a step back once in a while to gain some perspective.

Here are some wise words from successful entrepreneurs who have traversed the volatile startup realm and come out on top:

Handling Criticism

"If you never want to be criticized, for goodness' sake don't do anything new."
—Jeff Bezos (Amazon founder)

"When you innovate, you've got to be prepared for everyone telling you you're nuts."
—Larry Ellison (Oracle founder)

"When I first started Alibaba, I was...

Life, by Banks Jun 01, 2015
 Millennial Banking

It should come as no surprise that this group is also different when it comes to their interactions with the banks, which have earned themselves the title of the dark evil in their eyes.

Success, by Banks May 27, 2015
Teesla Auto Industry

Tesla is not your average car company in the same way that Elon Musk is not your average CEO, inventor, serial entrepreneur, investor, and TED Speaker.

Tips & Tools, by Banks May 21, 2015
 Why Not Invest in 401k

This is what is actually happening in a 401k. You have absoutley no idea what is happening to your money.

Life, by Banks May 08, 2015
Business Social Responsibility

Consumers want to support businesses that are cognizant of their impact on the Earth and society. More than ever, consumers want to do business with companies that share their values.

Work, by Banks May 08, 2015
Business Organization

If you want to realize your promise of selling your venture, you need to be methodical and orderly in all aspects.

Life, by Banks May 08, 2015
Newlywed Financial Mistakes

Many people that are young are getting married or preparing to get married. They are worried about the financial mistakes they could make.

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