Digging Out Of The Hole: How Millennials Can Reduce Their Debt Despite the booming economy, Millennials are steeped in debt. College costs and a host of credit card expenses have impacted the life decisions of an entire generation. So, how can the average Millennial dig out of debt? Here are some tips to start shoveling!
Do Not Invest In An Equity-Indexed Annuity An advisors recent experiences with clients in Equity-Indexed Annuity (EIA) products, and why more regulation may be needed for an industry so lacking in self-policing bad firms and agents.
These ETF 'Pairs' Have A Story To Tell About Market Risk (And Reward) I will highlight here are some ETFs that, through their returns and return patterns last year, tell us a lot about market sentiment and possibly where some extremely overvalued and undervalued market areas lie. You see, market sectors often move from one extreme to the other over time.
Why We Fight Over Money So Much, And How To Stop It’s been 17 years since David Bach published “Smart Couples Finish Rich.” But when it comes to money, we're still having the same fights. Bach, who has a new update to his book, explains why that is and what couples can do to get on the same page financially and create a future they'll both enjoy.
How To Automate Your Finances In 5 Easy Steps Finances have a way of getting increasingly complicated in all stages of life, but putting your finances on autopilot can simplify things. A good system directs dollars to the things that matter most and keeps you on track for reaching your goals. Use these 5 easy steps to automate your finances.
Irrational Exuberance Turns Rational On macro calls, nobody ever gets it all right for very long. Maybe, a year or 2. Neither does the naïve forecast that nothing changes much ever work. Black Swans do paddle into the picture, and economic cycles peak or bottom out.
The Charles Manson Estate Battle: Is The Fight Worth It? Charles Manson's body remains in limbo as several men wage war over his estate. To the victor goes the right to profit from the Charles Manson legacy. The courtroom battle raises many legal and ethical questions that may take years to resolve.