Everyone loves comic book related media, like films and TV shows now. Before the 2008 ascent of Marvel movies, being a comic book nerd was NOT a cool thing to be. Believe me, I remember. I didn’t care, however. I have been buying comic books since my … [Read more...] about Bank Accounts for Kids – When Is Too Early?
The past couple years we’ve been hearing all about the “green rush,” or cannabis’s booming legal markets. This has been profitable not only for growers and sellers but for numerous other companies, creating an entire industry that seems to be here to … [Read more...] about Why the Cannabis Industry is in for a Big Year in 2018
It's absolutely critical that you check all your financial accounts on a regular basis. I look over my main checking accounts online day. It might sound like overkill and unnecessary. But failure to do so could cost you big time, as I found out … [Read more...] about Why I Check My Financial Accounts Every Day
I pulled the familiar looking envelope out of the mailbox knowing exactly what it was. Would it contain good news, or bad?Nine years ago this month we moved into our home. It was at the peak of the housing boom, and mortgage lenders used … [Read more...] about Adjustable Rate Mortgages are Not Evil
Pop question, hot shot: If you had a few grand stashed away for your young children, where would you keep it?A.) A bank vault B.) A piggy bank on top of the fridge C.) In the oven D.) Under the mattressWell, it turns out that I've heard of … [Read more...] about Would you rather save for your child’s future in a piggy bank or a real bank?
I always have to repeat this for new or one-time readers, but I'm a car nut. If it has 4 wheels, I have an opinion on it, and there's a good chance I've considered buying one.So, needless to say, I've been saving up for a "new" car (to me, new … [Read more...] about I started saving for a car, then…