A Glass Of Milk

This is the story of a guru and his disciple. They spent their days traveling from place to place, staying for a while, spreading their teachings and then moving...

Hard Lesson About Compounding – Could Have Been Better with Coke

As an excited 17-year-old who had saved up a little more than US$2,000, I wanted to buy some stock. I held small amounts of two other stocks at the time, so I purchased Coca-Cola shares with the...

The Yoga of Personal Finance

Back in 2011, I was about two years into my new life in New York City but still found myself to be stressed and not at peace with anything....

The mess that is the tax bill just keeps getting messier

One expected and one surprising development as everybody digs deeper into the recently passed tax bill. The expected: Congress gave the IRS no time at all between passing the bill...

The Top Earning Celebrities, Dead and Alive

Wealth does not always follow fame, but when properly monetized, stardom can be a powerful tool for building a fortune. The act of turning one’s self into a marketing machine...

The Risk-Return Trade-off

Everything in life comes with trade-offs. Want to be a professional athlete? Or a famous musician? Then you have to forgo building valuable skill sets in other areas in...

We Aren’t All Skinny nor Financially Independent

The moment you realize that you do not have enough The other night I was having dinner with a friend, the subject turned to her mother. My friend told me...

How to Start Investing: A Simple Guide

Weeks ago, we posted an infographic that provided an easy introduction to investing, and why it should be a priority. But how does one actually get into the market? Today’s infographic...

Overdraft Protection: What Your Bank Doesn’t Want You to Know

Nobody wants the embarrassment of seeing their debit card declined. To help, bankers came up with a seemingly beneficial solution. Overdraft protection is a service that allows card users to...

How Much Could Americans Save If They Did ALL Their Shopping...

$2.2 Billion. That is the magic number of just how much money American consumers could save overall if they did 100% of their shopping on the internet and not...

Advanced Profit Exit Plans Just For You

The entrance into investing is almost the same for many people. The selection of vehicles for IRAs and 401ks is often the beginning of understanding the investment process. Because the...

How Decentralized Finance Could Make Investing More Accessible

The global financial system has created massive wealth, but its centralized nature means the spoils have gone to the people who are best connected to the financial centers of...