24 04, 2018

4 Financial Freedom Tips for the 20 Something

By | 2018-04-24T08:44:07+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Personal Finance|0 Comments

Most people in their 20’s are not thinking about financial freedom. That’s something for people nearing retirement, right? The truth is that financial freedom can be achieved in your 20’s. It may look different than financial freedom in your later years but the principles are the same. Here are a few tips to get you started on the road to financial freedom. 1. Save for Emergencies An unexpected expense can put a lot of stress on your finances. Are you prepared for a major car bill or health care bill? If not, you aren’t alone. In fact, most Americans don’t have enough [...]

17 04, 2018

April 2018 Dividend Growth Undervalued Watch List

By | 2018-04-17T12:36:43+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Dividend Investment Portfolio|4 Comments

Every month I apply certain screening metrics, defined below, to sift through those companies that have increased their dividend for at least 20 years.  The screening metrics will change every 6 months, since I am not convinced that I have a fool proof way to determine when a company’s stock price is undervalued. Thoughts before the screen:  With volatility creeping back in vogue, I am not entirely sure what to expect in terms of an outcome.  My hope is that some of that volatility has spilled into some of these long term dividend paying companies.  Maybe, an unloved sector provides me with [...]

15 04, 2018

Crypto Review: What Is Dash?

By | 2018-04-15T21:17:59+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Investments|0 Comments

Cryptos brokers help traders around the world to find the best cryptocurrencies to invest in, and offer many leading altcoins on their platforms. Cryptocurrencies trading platform UFX is among the best known in the industry for digital assets, providing attractive conditions, advanced tools and easy-to-read charts. Since Bitcoin was launched back in 2008, many other cryptocurrencies have emerged, each trying to address different issues faced by existing systems and their associated coins. Over the past few years, Dash has becomes an increasingly popular coin. Launched in 2014, it was designed to ensure total privacy and anonymity for its community of users. Previously [...]

11 04, 2018

My Investment Club – 5 Years Later

By | 2018-04-11T11:02:40+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Investments|0 Comments

I am honestly shocked that I am writing a 5 year update for my investment club experiment.   If you were to tell me back then that we would have half a decade under our belt I wouldn't have believed you.  We had our ups and downs with regard to the viability of the investment club, but overall being involved in my investment club has been a fantastic experience.  If you have a group of people you trust, and if have any interest at all in active investing, I would absolutely recommend starting an investment. How We Started our 5 Year Old Investment [...]

7 04, 2018

Travel Insurance Coverage

By | 2018-04-07T14:47:42+00:00 April 7th, 2018|Insurance|1 Comment

When making your travel plans, it can be overwhelming to think about the money being spent on the experience. Often times people opt out of travel insurance for this reason. Travel insurance is insurance that is intended to cover medical expenses, trip cancellation, lost luggage, flight accident and other losses incurred while traveling, Basically, it covers you for certain mishaps that could occur while traveling. Different plans offer different coverage and should be researched to make sure you are getting what makes sense to you and your family. Below we explore the different types of coverage that can be included in a [...]