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7 Financial Facts About Americans That May Surprise You
Apr 07

7 Financial Facts About Americans That May Surprise You

We’ve all had conversations about money that have come as a surprise. It’s probably not a shock that many Americans have no savings, no money put away for retirement and are riddled with debt, but unfortunately, this is how a big percentage of Americans live.

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Hash Tag Scam: Investors Vulnerable to ID Thieves On Twitter and Facebook
Apr 05

Hash Tag Scam: Investors Vulnerable to ID Thieves On Twitter and Facebook

Why IBM Will Go On Forever Why Facebook Will Keep Making Money Fixed Or Variable-Rate Mortgage: Which Is Better Right Now? The social media site Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq:FB), based in Menlo Park, Calif., had some 1.23 billion monthly active users as of the end of 2013, while San Francisco-based Twitter (Nasdaq:TWTR) had over 230 million monthly active users, according

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Bitcoin vs. Gold, Which Has Lasting Value?
Apr 04

Bitcoin vs. Gold, Which Has Lasting Value?

Trying to decide on your next investment? If you are considering Bitcoin vs. gold, you may have a hard time determining which is better. Just like any major decision you make, it is best to do your research before you buy.

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7 Pricey Celebrity Body Parts

7 Pricey Celebrity Body Parts

If you wanted to get a body part insured, how would you start? You could always take your cues from Hollywood’s most illustrious and beautiful stars, who all gravitate toward Lloyd of London’s to have their trademark features insured.

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Which Thrifty Values from 1875 Are Still Relevant In 2014?

Which Thrifty Values from 1875 Are Still Relevant In 2014?

Saving money is a challenge that everyone faces. When preparing for a large expense or setting aside for the future, engaging in thrifty behavior can help you achieve your goals.

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10 Celebrities Who Grew Up Dirt Poor
Apr 03

10 Celebrities Who Grew Up Dirt Poor

Ask anyone off the street whether it’s worth it to be a starving artist and they’re likely to say no. It’s these exact people and that precise fear, that causes so many fledgling talents to ultimately take sensible career routes, leaving their dreams behind to become regular Dick and Janes. Others choose to follow their

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10 Celebrity Endorsement Commercials That Make No Sense

10 Celebrity Endorsement Commercials That Make No Sense

Celebrities seem to endorse everything these days — from spa clubs to metal detectors. Getting a celebrity to endorse a product is a great way to boost visibility, but does it pay off? Not always. A recent study from the journal, Social Influence, has found that celeb endorsements might not actually be worth the cost.

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Good Financial Habits of Debt-Free People

Good Financial Habits of Debt-Free People

We live in a very credit-based society. Using a line of credit is how most of us purchase a home or vehicle, and we’re all constantly being asked to sign up for new credit cards in stores and in our mailboxes.

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Kim Jong-un: Bizarre and Amazing Facts
Apr 02

Kim Jong-un: Bizarre and Amazing Facts

Not much was known about Kim Jong-un when he took control of North Korea following his father’s death in 2011. And because of North Korea’s isolationist policies, information is still difficult to find. Despite this, bits of news — sometimes bizarre, almost always troublesome — continue to leak out about the dictator, his origins, and

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5 Money Moves to Make — April 2014

5 Money Moves to Make — April 2014

Spring is here! With warm weather approaching, you’re already thinking about all the things want to do and the places you want to go. Before that, why not tidy up your finances now so that you can enjoy yourself without money on your mind?

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