Believe it or not, your credit report can affect your investment portfolio in either a positive or negative way. Which makes it an important factor for building wealth and reaching future financial goals. Here’s why your credit profile is so important and what services you can use to monitor it.
In today's endless banking options economy, it can be difficult to choose where to keep your money. In order to keep your financial information secure, we share some of the best banking options available.
Separating financial accounts can be a complicated subject for couples, particularly when it pertains to investment accounts. When should you combine accounts, and when should you separate them? You may be thinking that it depends on your situation and personal finances. But that’s not exactly right.
“When it comes to goal setting, there are often costs associated with achieving those goals,” says Mike Brodsky, MBA, a financial advisor and author of the book Incremental Improvements: Change Your Life One Small Step At A Time. When setting goals, we don’t often think about the costs involved in making it happen. At the […]
One of the most popular personal finance software applications on the market today is Quicken. They’ve been around for decades, and over the years I’ve used Quicken faithfully — even after getting a Mac. When I first went to college more than 15 years ago, my parents gave me a computer with a version of […]
The mention of a Swiss bank account ignites a storm of awe and controversy born of Switzerland’s historic commitment to privacy — a privacy associated with a tradition of secrecy. Since the Middle Ages, the rich and über-rich funneled money into Swiss banks. There, they became account numbers whose identities were known only by the […]