Get Out of Debt Now

Are you fed up with the unsafe feeling of being in debt? Do you want to be free to do whatever you want? Then this article is for you. In just 5 simple steps I will walk you through exactly what is needed to get out of $25,000 of debt in one year.   Why […]

Are Penny Stocks Risky?

Ah penny stocks, the quick way to riches. This sounds like the Saturday morning infomercial with coffee and eggs; invest in penny stocks and make millions! Sign up for trading for free today! Now, is this all true? Not by a long shot, and I’m not saying to never invest in a small cap company. […]

Got skills?

With all this talk about personal finance, let’s take a step back and talk about skills for a moment. You may be wondering, what at all do skills have to do with personal finance? The answer frankly is, a lot more than you think. In reality, we should not constantly be focusing on money at […]

You’ve landed your dream interview. What now?

After all the LinkedIn connections, cold emails, and what felt like 1000 job applications, you are about to give up all hope. Suddenly, you receive an email from your top company. The email reads: “Congratulations Julia! After our most competitive application process to date, we have deemed you worthy and decided to extend to you […]

Is Savings the Way to Grow Your Wealth? You Would Be Surprised

Most personal finance blogs will tell you that savings is the most important factor in becoming wealthy, which is true right, if you don’t save; you simply cannot increase your net worth, which is a lose/lose situation. However, is savings the answer to abundant wealth? Lets take a look at what saving over a lifetime […]

What is “living within your means”?

A common topic in the personal finance world surrounds living within your means. But is it really important to live within your means? And what are the main benefits and drawbacks in doing so. Rent – the Great Bambino  When I think about living within your means rent is the main showstopper. If your rent […]

Alternative Investments: Still the Road to Riches?

Private equity, venture capital, and hedge funds have been the rave lately. I check the WSJ and every day there seems to be a new investor that has made millions. However, does it make sense for the average investor to dabble in these potentially risky, yet also potentially very profitable investments?     Some definitions: […]

Is Being Wealthy Really Worth It?

The ancient pharaoh’s of Egypt were certainly wealthy, but they are not doing too hot now. In modern times most people still want to be rich. Given that it is a pretty difficult task to go from poor to wealthy in a lifetime, we ask the question; is it something really worth pursuing? Is it […]

5 Best Places To Invest Your Money 

So you’ve saved up and have a little cash to invest. You like the idea of seeing that money grow. You’ll be able to afford that brand new Porsche, or that dream trip to Italy. But you didn’t learn finance too well yet, no fear that is where all things finance saves the day! Here […]