Buying a Second Home? Make Sure You Are Prepared

So, I’m in the middle of buying a second home. This will be a vacation home — basically, a place for a weekend getaway. It’s a nice little 2-bedroom cottage that was recently remodeled, located in the mountains of PA, approximately two hours away from home. We threw out a low-ball offer, and the owner […]

Get on Top of Debt: Pay Your Bills

One of the biggest problems facing everyday folks in the US is medical insurance. This is especially true in the absence of the personal mandate for Obamacare. Now that there are no longer any tax penalties in place, the IRS cannot punish folks for not having health coverage as from 2019. However, when medical emergencies […]

Tight Budget? Here’s How To Save More

When it comes to saving money, it can be difficult to know how to go beyond the obvious measures like making a budget. One of the best things you can do for your finances is to make a budget, but what do you do when you’ve tightened up that budget and still need to save […]

Can Altcoin Investments Make You Rich?

After the meteoric rise of Bitcoin during 2017, more people are open to investing in cryptocurrencies. The aim is to purchase a cryptocurrency, usually as Altcoin investments, when the price is low. Then, if the value increases, you can convert your investment back into cash, allowing you to experience a profit. Bitcoin’s success is at […]

Do You Know Your Net Worth? Here’s How to Figure It Out

When you see information about net worth, it’s usually focused on celebrities. But everyone has a net worth, even if you don’t have millions of dollars to your name. Your net worth is a reflection of what you own in assets minus any debts. A positive net worth means you have assets with a value […]

What is Financial Independence, Anyway?

Financial independence is a phrase that gets tossed around a lot in the personal finance world. Many people aren’t entirely sure what it means. This is especially true because the definition of the term can vary.  This alone just adds to the confusion. To help you understand what financial independence is and how it may […]

Jackie Chan’s Net Worth: This is How Much Money He Makes

Most Americans have heard of Jackie Chan. But did you know he’s worth a bundle? Well, it’s true! Jackie Chan’s net worth is something to behold! The Hong Kong-born movie star has been a part of the movie industry for nearly 60 years. Plus, he has over 200 films under his belt, including several US […]

Diversified Index Portfolio – Get Rich, Slowly or Quickly!

Everyone in today’s market is talking about the next big tech stock that can make you millions, but over time history has showed us that the winning strategy is actually a lot simpler than we thought. You guessed it, buying the indices! For those of you just learning finance (never a better time to start […]