financial advice

Getting the Best Financial Advice – Who Influences You?

We all have influences and we all want to make sure we get the best financial advice. Other people often shape who we become, what we believe, and how we act. So, who influences me from a financial standpoint? I have had several influences. I’ll share a few of … [Read More...]

Investing

Mohnish Pabrai Net Worth

Mohnish Pabrai’s life story is one that everyone aspiring to be wealthly should read. He is someone who did not follow a set path and continued to grow throughout his life. However, there are many pieces that were essential to his success that many do not know … [Read More...]

Infographics

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 … [Read More...]

Reasons to Have Good Credit

In this day and age, it seems like a good credit score is necessary to move forward with almost any new chapter of your life. Whether you are buying a car, house, or just applying for a credit card, a clean and full history seems like the key to Emerald City. … [Read More]

The Facts about the Obamacare Tax Credits

It's been said, a fool and his money are soon parted.  The rest of us wait for April 15th.  But that might be about to change.  There is real gold tucked inside the health care laws complex tax credits if you're willing to dig a little. If your family makes … [Read More]

Save Money Driving – Fuel Saving Tips 11 – 15

Are you driving to see family this holiday season? Taking a road trip to see the fam can be cheaper and more (or less) convenient than taking a flight.If you haven’t noticed, in the past 10 days fuel prices have dropped 50 cents in many areas across the … [Read More]

Should I cover my wedding rings under home insurance?

Here's a story.My paternal grandfather was a gemologist. That's a fancy word to say he was a specialist in precious stones and gems. He worked many years for a high-end Canadian jeweler and had a very successful career. It goes without saying, given my … [Read More]

Investing 101 | Put Compound Interest to Work

Whether we understand compound interest or not, we will ALL hit those golden years and have a desire to quit the work force. The separating factor between those who continue to work and those who retire is that some planned for it and others did not. Those who … [Read More]

Movember – Grow Your Mo

Movember has arrived and it's not too late for you to join in. It's an incredible month of men's health awareness and bringing back old-timey mustaches.Checkout the Movember website.The rules are simply. Shave. Grow your stache out all month long. Help … [Read More]