Many of us dream of having enough wealth to walk into work one day, tell our boss, â€œI quit!â€ and walk out the door never to return. To not rely on anyone else financially, or on employment to support yourself is commonly called being … [Read more...] about How To Become Independently Wealthy
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Teaching teenagers about personal finances includes requiring them to pay for some things on their own. As a parent, part of me would like to pay for everything my son needs, allowing him to use his own funds to have as much fun as … [Read more...] about Teens And Money: What Should Teenagers Pay for?
Teaching teenagers important personal finance lessons is sometimes as easy as waiting for situations to happen, and then discussing them. An attempted purchase, and a subsequent phone call the next day was a great example of teaching my son about how … [Read more...] about Teens And Money: How Do Banks Detect Fraudulent Charges?
This is a guest post from Pauline of InvestmentZen.com Yay, youâ€™re going on a road trip! They are such a fun way to travel. Plus, they can also be inexpensive. Here are some tips for your next road trip. 1. Budget properly The last thing you … [Read more...] about Money Tips for Your Next Road Trip
In the last 5 months, the stock market has experienced a rapid climb of about 15%. This sudden increase has undoubtedly inflated the values of investor's portfolios, which may cause some investors to contemplate sinking more … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons The Recent Stock Market Climb Should Not Change Your Investment Strategy
Extreme financial hardship calls for extreme action. I remember a time in college when I had just over $13 to buy food for a week. I gathered the weekly grocery store ads and put together a plan, which involved a lot of generic cereal, … [Read more...] about I Am Dead Broke: What Can I Do To Earn Some Cash?