Savings and Investments
April 17, 2014
Most people want two things in life: They want to live comfortably with all their needs met, and they want to make a difference. It’s an ideal situation when both of these desires can be fulfilled through one avenue.
Angel investing can...
April 8, 2014
Advanced education is definitely valuable, but considering the cost of many 4-year degrees, is it financially worthwhile?
No one was asking this question 10 years ago. Because back then, college grads were more employable, and college...
March 26, 2014
As the world begins to learn more about bitcoin, a greater number of individuals and businesses are choosing to adopt it. But why? What is it about this crypto-currency that makes it an attractive medium of exchange? It turns out that...
March 21, 2014
It doesn’t take long for couples to realize that some important marital issues must be approached delicately; finances are one of those...
March 20, 2014
My grandmother had a coffee can for spare silver coins. My Dad saved at his local post office in a savings account. Those were a sign of the times — the U.S. postal savings system was the first government-guaranteed savings vehicle, but it...
March 18, 2014
Here are the top 10 lessons I received from nearly 7 years of being a money coach.
Lesson No. 10 — Inaccurate account balances, multiple accounts and credit card use contribute to magical thinking. “Money Fog” was the...
March 17, 2014
There is comfort in coins.
People can now go for months — even years, theoretically — without touching physical money, and data-generated, decentralized currency, like bitcoins, may be the payment method of the future.
March 12, 2014
We all know that it's been more than a month since the new year started. However, just because some time has passed, that doesn't mean that it's too late to set goals. All you need is a plan. WSJ Wealth Management's Veronica Dagher offers tips on...
March 10, 2014
Almost no one starts reading about finance for pleasure. That would be like jumping into a pit full of venomous snakes just for kicks. Well… some people do that, but they're crazy, and there's a reason why there aren't very many of them. It's...
March 3, 2014
Lots has been written about how the various generations handle money. Millennials have been traumatized by economic disaster; Gen X isn't saving for retirement; and baby boomers are spending their children’s inheritance.