personal finance

The ABCs of personal finance and investing; how to invest wisely and grow your wealth.

Cato Conroy25 days ago
10 Reasons Why Savings Are an Investment
When most people think of the term "investment," they tend to think of a handful of different things. They may think about their retirement accounts, like their 401(k) plans or a Roth IRA they have ad...
Rachel Ra month ago
Making Money From Your Money
With the internet being a way of life nowadays, there are so many options for banking. Being no longer limited to the local banks around you opens up much more possibility for getting the most out of ...
Skunk Uzekia month ago
How to Prepare for Retirement Like Dave Ramsey
Over the years, there have been tons of finance gurus who have offered up excellent advice to the average man. There's no shortage of personal finance advice you can read, and no shortage of mavericks...
New-Gen Money2 months ago
How To Make Extra Income
I have touched on that I run a couple of business ventures outside of my full-time job. And there are some very important points to drive home: These ventures require a lot of time to start up and mai...
Ossiana Tepfenhart2 months ago
Things You Are Most Likely Wasting Your Money On
In order to invest, you will need to have money—at least, in most circumstances. With wages being stagnant while everything increases in price, it's hard to actually amass enough money to invest. That...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
10 Facts About Credit Cards You Might Not Know
Ah, the credit card. It’s about as ubiquitous as you can get. Slightly over half of all payment transactions now happen with a credit card or a debit card—and that number is expected to grow as years ...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
10 Simple Ways To Get Out Of Debt
Unless you're related to a billionaire family, chances are that you will eventually get into debt. It could come from anything—an accident, a decision to go to college, the choice to buy a house, medi...
Iggy Paulsen4 months ago
How To Negotiate Stock Options Offers at a New Job
Nothing is quite as thrilling as getting a new job offer. It's a time when you feel like anything is possible. Maybe you'll be their rising star! Maybe you'll get promoted! Who knows? Maybe you'll fin...
Cato Conroy4 months ago
10 Biggest Mistakes People Make After Retirement
If you have ever gone to college, you've probably seen the following scenario play out more than once: A kid was heavily monitored by parents, never allowed to do anything fun. The kid goes to college...
Ossiana Tepfenhart4 months ago
Best Personal Finance Blogs to Read
If there's one topic I've become obsessed with reading about, it's money. I love learning how to make money, save money, and spend money more efficiently. Money is the best tool out there, and it's on...
Sasha Konikovo4 months ago
Advantages of Owning vs Renting a Home
Homeownership. Say it with me. Home ownership. Sounds nice, right? You can almost see the white picket fence, the dog in the backyard, and the car in the driveway when you say it. Maybe it's in the su...
Cato Conroy5 months ago
Ways to Save for an Emergency Fund on a Budget
It's no shocker that having cash on hand is great. A little bit of free money can help you get out of an emergency situation that would cost way more on credit, or worse, just be downright devastating...
Ossiana Tepfenhart5 months ago
Things You Must Realize in Order to Make Your First Million Before 30 Years Old
Being a millionaire by 30 is something almost every young person has dreamed of. After all, money is way more fun when you're young enough to enjoy it in its entirety. Thousands of people reach their ...
January Greene5 months ago
Money Matters: The Money Trap
Are you tired of not being able to take that dream vacation? Do you constantly find yourself doing nothing but paying interest on top of interest? Do you want to make a better future for yourself, you...
Cato Conroy5 months ago
How To Decide Between Paying Off Debt and Investing
Most people in the United States have some amount of debt that they're trying to discharge. That's why people are looking for lists of student loan debt forgiveness programs, why credit card debt has ...
Jules Fortman5 months ago
10 Benefits of Creating a Trust to Preserve Wealth
If you thought a will was going to allow you to have full control over where your wealth and properties were properly going to be distributed, you'd be wrong. It won't satisfy your needs if you want d...
Nick Paroni6 months ago
How Much You Should Have Saved by Every Age
Saving money is essential for living comfortably, especially in your later years. It's important to start saving as early as possible, with your investments gathering interest as you get older. Your g...
Cato Conroy6 months ago
Top Personal Finance Podcasts
Personal finance is a subject that I'm very well-versed in, and extremely passionate about. It's a subject that I view as a form of self-defense. Money allows you freedom to do what you want to do, an...