FINANCIAL EDUCATION

BUYING A HOUSE IS FOR SUCKERS

BUYING A HOUSE IS FOR SUCKERS

4 minutes Buying a house – Should you own a home? Unless you have 20 million bucks in the bank, in cash, you have no business buying a house. People think the only way to save money is to buy a house. Suzy Orman thinks you have no way to earn any real money for yourself, so she advises you to buy a house as the only way to get your money. You will get your home paid off when you are old. Who Continue

CHARGING BULL AS A WAY TO CELEBRATE THE CAN-DO SPIRIT OF AMERICA

CHARGING BULL AS A WAY TO CELEBRATE THE CAN-DO SPIRIT OF AMERICA

2 minutes CHARGING BULL – Arturo Di Modica first conceived of the Charging Bull as a way to celebrate the can-do spirit of America and especially New York, where people from all other the world could come regardless of their origin or circumstances, and through determination and hard work overcome every obstacle to become successful. It’s this symbol of virility and courage that Arturo saw as the perfect antidote to the Wall Street crash of 1986. charging bull Arturo worked on the now world-famous Continue

14 FINANCIAL TERMS THAT WILL START YOU ON THE PATH TO INVESTING

14 FINANCIAL TERMS THAT WILL START YOU ON THE PATH TO INVESTING

2 minutes 14 financial terms – LEARN THE LANGUAGE OF THE WEALTHY – The financial world is full of terms and phrases that can make investing seem foreign and intimidating, even before you put your money on the line. It is, in fact, a new language, but it’s a language you must learn if you want to grow your wealth. 14 financial terms If you are brand new to investing, this article is for you. We’ve put together a short primer of some basic definitions Continue

THE HIGH COST OF CLUTTER

THE HIGH COST OF CLUTTER

6 minutes The High Cost of Clutter, as buying things you don’t use is a waste of money. So is the cost of storing and moving them. The worst financial mistake I ever made was keeping a cluttered home. Losing money is painful. Bad investments have driven people to suicide. People end friendships and marriages over debt. But what’s so insidious about clutter is how relatively pain-free clutter is in comparison to other financial blunders. People who live with clutter may never realize the tremendous Continue

HOW TO BECOME A MILLIONAIRE IN UNDER 5 YEARS

HOW TO BECOME A MILLIONAIRE IN UNDER 5 YEARS

8 minutes How to become a millionaire – If you wanted to, you can become a millionaire in under five years. I was able to do it sooner than that, but it wasn’t that easy. There have been many sacrifices to make and obstacles to overcome, but I was determined to make it happen. Dealing with adversity was my greatest teacher and it allowed me to build the type of resilience that helped me walk through the fire. How to become a millionaire Dealing with Continue