Cash Is Not Trash And There Are No Good Longer-term Investments

The following was originally published over a year and a half ago. With the market becoming a little "iffy," I believe that it is just as timely today. Based on...

From The Top-Down

It's amazing how many comments I receive in a day along the lines of "I have no idea what a yield curve is" or "I only invest in Bitcoin"...

[Exclusive] Easier To Be Great Than Good!

Unfortunately we have been conditioned to accept/settle for Good when Great is available to all of us. The difference is behavior. Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniack, Larry...

[Vault] What Your Starbucks Drink Says About Your Money Management Skills

It's no shocker: I love me some Starbucks. If you live in a place where they exist, odds are you have visited one at least in the past year....

[Exclusive] What Leaders at Davos Know About Trump and U.S. Economy

Business professionals and both private sector and public enterprise are no longer held hostage by the Federal Reserve, big banks, regulation, EPA; and the IRS. The transparency of a presidential...

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...

The Importance of Automation

The Ideal toy company came out with a board game in 1963 called Mouse Trap. The game’s premise was simple: cooperate with fellow players to construct a Rube Goldberg-like...

Financial Planning Tips for the Self-Employed

There's nothing quite like being your own boss: you can set your own schedule, work when you want and for how long you want, all the while keeping the...

[Vault] Ways to Avoid The Early Withdrawal Penalty on IRAs

Life happens and occasionally we run into really tight situations with our money. Generally, we open retirement accounts with the intention of never touching that money again until it's...

Tulips, Bitcoin and Bubbles

You may recall that way back in the early days of GradMoney, we discussed the invention of the stock market and the very first stock market bubble, which took place...

Property Bubble in the SCANNZ economies?

In this video we look at the "SCANNZ economies" - carrying on the tradition of other country acronyms such as the BRICS or the PIIGS! Specifically, the video walks...

How to be the Best Money Saver (Ever)

Above all other new year money goals, near the top of everyone's list seems to be saving more money than the year before...or even just saving any money at...