Yearly Archives: 2008

BUD – An American Company No More! What would 1 Share Purchased 24 Years ago of Anheuser-Busch be Worth When it Was Finally Sold Yesterday

BUD – An American Company No More! What would 1 Share Purchased 24 Years ago of Anheuser-Busch be Worth When it Was Finally Sold Yesterday

While it has been in the news recently, it became official yesterday, Anheuser-Busch is no longer an American Company.  That’s right, your favorite domestic beer company is now owned by beer GIANT InBev – you can find some full articles HERE, HERE and HERE.  Never heard of InBev?  Guess Again – from their press release today: …over

The Simplest Personal Finance Advice to Newlyweds

The Simplest Personal Finance Advice to Newlyweds

My older brother got married on Friday, so to say the least, last week was nuts around my parts.  I gave him a very generous gift, but to be honest it was the same exact generous gift he gave me 5 months ago.  So I got to thinking – what personal finance advice could I

Bank Fees are on the Rise

Bank Fees are on the Rise

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past year or so, you have been hearing about the bank crises and how almost every bank needs cash (and quickly).  So I guess it is not surprising, that bank fees are rising and if you don’t watch out you may get hit with an

My Birthday

Not sure if this blows up my spot – but it is my birthday today! Happy Birthday to me. Update: After checking the blog today, I thought to myself what a sh!tty bday post to myself.  As such, we need to update some stuff as a sort of time capsel for myself to check come

Why does the Auto Industry Lease Cars?

Why does the Auto Industry Lease Cars?

This post is not your usual Personal Finance Blog post (although I like to think most of my stuff isn’t the “usual”).  This is not a post discussing whether I am going to lease or finance my next car. Rather, I have had a burning question that I couldn’t find an asnwer for, by the