Buying an Investment Property

February is quickly ending. This winter has been long and cold, so I am happy that Spring will hopefully be here soon. Here is a quick personal financial update as this winter winds down. Real Estate Investing The biggest news of the month is that we were … [Read More...]

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Facebook IPO

Facebook IPO: When, How To Buy And What Price

Update 5/1: Facebook IPO target date is 5/18 The Facebook initial public offering is going to be an absolute monster. I have been assisting investors directly for over a decade and I’ve never seen interest like this before. That’s saying a lot as I’ve watched … [Read More...]

Infographics

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The Fiscal Cliff [Infographic]

Today's financial infographic deals with a VERY important issue facing the nation this year - the fiscal cliff. By the end of 2012, several tax cuts are set to expire while other tax increases are set to begin. The temporary payroll tax cut will end (2% … [Read More...]

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5 People Who SHOULD Use Permanent Life Insurance

I’m tired of people beating on permanent insurance. Last week yet another colleague of mine said, “I can’t think of a time when somebody should buy anything but term insurance.” I told him I could name five. He scoffed. I listed them off quickly to him, … [Read More]

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If you have home insurance is your yard covered?

Home insurance can be costly, which is especially important if you are on a tight budget, so you need to know exactly what it covers when you purchase it. Most home insurance policies refer to your dwelling being covered, but what exactly is your … [Read More]

Maintaining Cash Flow in Your Business

Owning a small business isn’t as simple as selling stuff and making a profit. In fact, the bigger your business (and it doesn’t have to be very big to get complicated), the more complex your issues of cash flow will be. If your business is any larger than you, … [Read More]

Business Insurance Is Just as Important as Personal Insurance

Insurance is vitally important for the protection of your family and property in the event of an unforeseen disaster. However, business insurance is just as important because if you don’t have it, your personal finances could be in jeopardy. Business insurance … [Read More]

Buying Property: A Long Tenure Financial Commitment

Many financial experts and advisors recommend investment as an effective route for financial growth. There are two main categories that most, if not all, investments fit into, short and long term. Any investment can be either short term, where an item, stock, … [Read More]

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Owning Credit Cards

The easiest way to borrow money is through credit card but before applying for one you have to know important facts about owning one. I have known people who were greatly indebted to it. Why? Because they don’t have self control. An employee can apply for one … [Read More]