It’s graduation season. Plenty of high school and college students are looking forward to future phases of their life, maybe even retirement. According to new research from Charles Schwab, on average people between the ages of 16 and 25 in
In a previous post, I looked at the three big fixed costs of housing, food, and transportation. After reading that, you might have asked, “How else can I lower my bills?” Now I’ll look at the other big three fixed
You’re ready to get serious about personal finance and read more than just some posts like this on the internet. How do you find the best personal finance books for you?
Just like your investment portfolio, it’s good to diversify your information sources. Consider adding Michelle Singeltary to your financial reading list.
If you are reading this blog, you probably want to know how the economy works. Maybe terms like recession, inflation, interest rates, and consumer credit fly through the news but leave you with a vague, uneasy feeling. Watch this video,
Every personal finance book and blog tells you to spend less than you earn, then save and invest the difference. But how much wealth should you have, based on your age and income? There’s an equation for that, which I’ve
Alexis Ohanian–young millionaire, founder of Reddit, and spouse of Serena Williams–recently lamented the lack of personal finance lessons in public education:
Financial porn like this Time article about early retirement makes me grind my teeth.
I’ve had my job eliminated out from under me three times in less than ten years.
When asked to define obscenity, Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart famously said, “I know it when I see it.” Luckily, it’s easier to define financial porn.