Know the Basics before Investing in Bonds

Anyone who wants to retire comfortably needs to use investments to build a comfortable nest egg. Stocks and bonds offer much higher interest rates than savings accounts and certificates of deposits do, giving individuals higher rates of return. While many people have at least basic knowledge about stocks and the stock market, only a few… Continue Reading

The Only Thing Most People Don’t Buy When on Sale

For someone who is really into their personal finances there is nothing more infuriating than hearing someone justify an unneeded purchase by saying it was “on sale.”  I don’t care if that bag or watch was marked down from $1,000 to $500 if you didn’t really need or have plans on buying the item anyway! … Continue Reading

September 2015 Net Worth Update

I have not been looking forward to writing this post.  With an increased debt load this past month and the shit storm that has been the market I am positive this is going to be the biggest one time drop since I started tracking my net worth a few years back.  Things are not going… Continue Reading