We’ve been over before why saving when you’re young is so beneficial, it gives your money a lot of time to double over and over. At an 8% rate of return (which is merely average over a long period of time), a $10,000 investme...
score: 1 about 3 hours ago
I recent got an email from a reader of this blog, who asked this question: Hi Daniel, My wife and I just found the perfect house, but there’s a problem. We weren’t really planning on moving for another few months, and our dow...
score: 1 2 days ago
by turbotoddi Retirement calculators out there offering to calculate how much you’ll need in retirement. I love thinking about retirement (even if it is 40+ years away), and am saving almost 50% of my after-tax income, a large port...
score: 1 7 days ago
In the world of personal finance blogs, we spend most of our time trying to share ways to better invest or save money. It’s a worthwhile pursuit, and can make us so focused on saving every dollar, quarter, and penny that comes our ...
score: 1 9 days ago
Personal finance can get boring at times and everyone goes through stages. So what do you when it gets boring? You make sure that you don’t have to deal (make it automatic) with the boring stuff anymore so you can focus on the inte...
score: 1 13 days ago
This year I’ve consolidated my goals for 2013 to focus on things I care about and things that are doable. I set my sights too high last year and sort of failed. After 3 months, here’s how I’m doing: 1. Earn $10,000 From...
score: 1 20 days ago
For those of you still using big banks as your primary bank, I highly recommend using an online bank for all your banking needs. These online only banks can now replace the brick and mortar banks we’re all used to. While the large ...
score: 1 29 days ago
I don’t consider myself a film fanatic, but I watch my fair share of movies. However, I have friends who will go to see almost every movie that comes out. At $12+ per ticket , it can be really expensive to keep up. If you love all ...
score: 1 about 1 month ago
The Kardashians, Justin Bieber, Suze Orman, and now Sweating The Big Stuff. You’ve been asking for it, so now you’ve got it! I’ve been working on this for months to give users exactly what they want and need, so today I...
score: 1 about 1 month ago