Credit Cards Vs. Debit Cards: Why Millennials are Choosing the Wrong One
Mon, 09/15/14 | 12 Comments

According to a Bankrate survey, 63% of millennials do not have a credit card, opting for debit cards or cash instead. This compares to 35% of adults over age 30.
What’s the deal? The survey didn’t …

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Why do Some Mutual Funds Close to New Investors?
March 17, 2008 | 2 Comments
Why do Some Mutual Funds Close to New Investors?

You may have done your homework and found a great mutual fund to invest in, only to realize that it has been closed to new investors. This happened recently to me. In my employers sponsored …

8 Ways to Cut your Heating & Cooling Bills
March 9, 2008 | One Comment
8 Ways to Cut your Heating & Cooling Bills

How to Cut your Heating and Cooling Bills
If you’ve ever owned a home or paid energy bills while renting, you know that energy can be a significant chunk of your overall living expenses. The average …

Jim Cramer: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
March 6, 2008 | 5 Comments
Jim Cramer: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Who is Jim Cramer?
You probably know Jim Cramer from seeing him on his popular CNBC stock picking television show, Mad Money. ‘Cramer’ has quickly ascended to a position as one of the poster boys of …

3 Reasons why Tax Refunds are Bad & how Allowances can Help
March 2, 2008 | 31 Comments
3 Reasons why Tax Refunds are Bad & how Allowances can Help

Tax Allowances Are Key to More Income
Tax allowances are the key to more income throughout the year. Unfortunately very few people know how they work. It’s that time of year when many people start to …

Buying your First Home. Are you Ready?
February 26, 2008 | 9 Comments
Buying your First Home. Are you Ready?

Ready for your First Home?
So, you have a decent income, you have a job you like (or at least don’t hate), you’re sick of renting, and thoughts of homeownership have been creeping into your head. …

Choosing Between a Traditional 401K and a Roth 401K, Part II: How will my Choice Effect Early Retirement?
February 23, 2008 | 12 Comments
Choosing Between a Traditional 401K and a Roth 401K, Part II: How will my Choice Effect Early Retirement?

In a recent post, The Complete Guide to Choosing Between a Traditional 401K and a Roth 401K, we discussed all of the factors that you should consider when choosing the percentage breakdown between the two …


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