The Magic of Compound Interest

Albert Einstein is attributed with calling compound interest the 8th wonder of the world and I am inclined to agree. This might not seem like an enticing subject but if you challenge yourself to learn something new I think you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Compound interest relies on simple math and once you understand it, perhaps you’ll understand why you should start investing sooner rather than later!


Who (Really) Wants to Be a Millionaire?

  If I were to ask the question, Who wants to be a millionaire? I am fairly confident that most everyone reading this article would raise his or her hand. On the other hand (quite literally in this case), if I were to ask the question, How many people have a budget? the number of hands going up would not be so plentiful. This makes


Finding the Right Partner

Finding the love of your life can be hard, and this post has nothing to do with that. If you want to increase your chance of making good financial decisions then I suggest you find yourself a decision partner. A decision partner is a trusted friend and advisor that helps you make good financial decisions. Peer pressure is one of the strongest influences to human


Student Loan Debt is Ruining Our Lives

Let my mom tell it, I am the master of hyperbole. I have a tendency to use strong verbs partnered with expressive adjectives. For me, it has the effect of making language more vibrant and colorful but others just call it being dramatic. Let me give you an example: In 2012 my best girlfriends and I went on a Mediterranean cruise. We traveled to Italy,