How to Steer Clear of Shady Advisors – It is Harder than you Think

As I have stated, I constantly read WSJ.com’s Personal Finance Section online, I find that their articles are usually interesting and informative; well tonight I read an article which was neither.  It was titled, “How to Steer Clear of Shady Advisors” written by Mary Pilon.  It was obviously (in my humble opinion) written by Ms.Continue Reading

World of Personal Finance Map

Prime Time Money made the a cool map of the location of your fav. personal finance bloggers check it out here: Check it out, even though, my little thumbnail is blocked…too many of us damn New Yorkers! I wonder what weird financial/map google adsense ads are going show up!

What is a Default Judgment? How Does it Affect your Personal Finances?

This post is not written to be legal in nature, otherwise it would be a whole heck of a lot more boring, rather I just want to highlight the basics of a Default Judgment and what to do if you find out there is one on your credit report.  I have never practiced in thisContinue Reading

The IRS Backs Off on Finalized 403(b) Regulations

As I have stated I sometimes do advanced estate and retirement planning so I am not sure how many people will find this information useful, but hell its my blog so I’ll share it anyway!  Specifically, this information is for those people who run or are involved in a small 403(b). Put very very veryContinue Reading

I Liked this Foward – Not Related to Finance

To All My Democrat Friends: Please accept with no obligation, implied or explicit, my best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low-stress, non-addictive, gender-neutral celebration of the winter solstice holiday, practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religious persuasion of your choice, or secular practices of your choice, with respect for the religious/secularContinue Reading

The Wife and I Finally Implement a Plan

I always thought I didn’t need a budget, nor did I ever want to worry about limiting myself.  I think I figured I could always add / subtract and keep things all in my head.  Like most people who rock out this “method” I got things done but was not working anywhere near 100%. WhileContinue Reading