It’s hard to believe how much growth we’ve seen with gold in this past decade. In the last five years alone, the price of gold has shot up nearly 200%! As the US continues to work through its overwhelming amount of debt and as the stock market continues to move like a roller coaster, I’m […]
Tell me if you have heard this one, “Hey buddy. Have I got a deal for you! This is a zero risk high yield investment which will pay huge dividends. Guaranteed!” Sleazy and cheesy, huh? But don’t walk away just yet. There really IS such an investment …one that will pay dividends forever! In fact, […]
I recently received a delightful letter from a college student who wanted my advice about investing for retirement. I say delightful because I simply don’t get many money management for college students requests, especially about retirement planning.
A reader recently wrote the following comment on my post 4 Reasons You Should Not Use Your 401k to Pay Off Your Credit Card so I have pasted both the comment and my answer, hoping that you readers will help scrutinize my logic and point out any flaws you may notice. Obviously, I made some […]
A recent article in Money magazine about purchasing a home through a short sale or foreclosure really piqued my interest. With over one million unsold foreclosures and 550,000 probable short sales, the market is full of buying opportunities. To add to those numbers, RealtyTrac predicted that another 1.4 million properties would be added to these […]