The ACA (Obamacare) Survives. But is it Actually Working?
Tue, 06/30/15 | 8 Comments

With last Thursday’s ACA Supreme Court ruling confirming that Congress intended to include subsidies for those on the federal exchange in addition to state exchanges, the ACA has now survived an election, two Supreme Court …

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The Ultimate List of Somewhat Shady Ways to Save & Make Money
August 21, 2012 | 39 Comments
The Ultimate List of Somewhat Shady Ways to Save & Make Money

I’m going to need your help on this one.
Because I’m a choir boy.
Yeah, OK, not really. But my imagination and dark-side only runs so deep.
Personal finance is a game. And its likely we’ve all tried …

What is Prime Rate? & How Does it Impact me?
August 20, 2012 | 2 Comments
What is Prime Rate? & How Does it Impact me?

If you’ve ever taken out a short-term loan, adjustable mortgage, private student loans, or owed money on a credit card, you’ve been impacted by the “prime rate”.
If you don’t know what the prime rate is, …

5 Conversation Starters for a Financially Irresponsible Significant Other
August 15, 2012 | 6 Comments
5 Conversation Starters for a Financially Irresponsible Significant Other

I am thoroughly convinced that financial compatibility is one of the biggest determining factors of relationship success.
After all, it all starts right from the beginning with the debatable “who should pay for the first date?” …

The Dividend Aristocrats Investment Strategy
August 13, 2012 | 5 Comments
The Dividend Aristocrats Investment Strategy

We recently covered the basics of dividend investing. I didn’t get in to the “how to”, so in this post I’ll cover the individual stock or passive dividend investment strategy that focuses on investing in …

Olympic Athlete Finances: From Poverty to the Penthouse
August 9, 2012 | 2 Comments
Olympic Athlete Finances: From Poverty to the Penthouse

I must confess to being completely consumed by the Olympics.
Where else can you watch a 16-year old Asian-American high-schooler beat down a 49 year-old Asian-Dutch woman while taunting her with ping pong slang in Chinese …

What’s in My Wallet
August 7, 2012 | 30 Comments
What’s in My Wallet

I thought it might be kind of cool, as a personal finance blogger, to answer the annoyingly effective (or effectively annoying?) ad slogan question, “what’s in your wallet?”. And no, you won’t find a Capital …


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