Personal Financial Update June 2020

Personal Financial Update, September 2020

It’s been a few months since I’ve done a personal update. I do have some big financial news to report. We’ll get to that in a bit. It’s hard to believe that summer is over. Today is actually the first day of fall. The nights are getting chilly, and the leaves … [Read More...]

Investing

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Bid and Ask – Understand These Terms Before Trading Stocks

A little over a decade ago, trading stocks on the internet gained a lot of traction, turning millions of people into self-directed investors. This fairly new style of investor doesn't rely on money managers or financial advisors to make their investment … [Read More...]

Infographics

student loan debt infographic

Student Loan Debt – Midweek Infographic

We're all told that a college education is an invaluable commodity and a necessity in today's world. Because of this, people are willing to pay almost anything for a degree. However, at the current cost, is it worth the value that people place on it? Bill … [Read More...]

Personal Financial Update June 2020

Personal Financial Update, September 2020

It’s been a few months since I’ve done a personal update. I do have some big financial news to report. We’ll get to that in a bit. It’s hard to believe that summer is over. Today is actually the first day of fall. The nights are getting chilly, and the leaves … [Read More]

Pope Francis

How Much is the Pope Worth?

Have you ever wondered how much the Pope earns or is worth? The facts may surprise you. Here is a summary of the current Pope’s financial status Earnings and Net Worth Pope Francis technically earns nothing. But all living expenses and travel arrangements … [Read More]

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Billionaires Who Increased Their Net Worth During the Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused economic and social upheaval likes the which many of us have never seen before. A record single day drop for the DOW at the start of the pandemic. Some 46 million Americans out of work and filing for unemployment. Small … [Read More]

Should you Tip at Sonic?

  Some of you have probably seen the humorous Sonic commercials on TV and wonder, where are all the Sonics? Well, interestingly enough you should just Google this and you'll see they are all across the country! Once you've got your GPS prepared to dig … [Read More]

Impact Investing takes many forms

What is Impact Investing?

What is impact investing? Impact Investing is a form of investing that invests in funds or organizations that have the intention of creating or furthering a social or environmental cause in addition to generating a financial return. There is a long history of … [Read More]

How many credit cards should you have?

How Many Credit Cards Should You Have?

How many credit cards should you have? There is no one size fits all answer to this question. If you have a lot of debt that you are trying to pay off, or if you struggle to keep a strict budget, then the answer in your case is to have zero credit cards. … [Read More]