Summer’s here and everywhere you look there’s another ad to get your body beach-ready. Washboard abs and perfectly-toned limbs, here we come.
Moneylogue [mu-nē-log] (n.) blog, writing or speech about money; story in which money contributes largely to the plot, themes, and character development.
Your financial life makes an indelible mark on your personal life. It should tell a story that YOU ARE THRILLED TO LIVE.
If you buy a government bond with a face value of $1,000, you expect that at maturity you will receive $1,000 for your loan. You can accept that the face value—your $1,000—is something you can rely on. But when it comes to accepting financial advice at face value? Not so much. When a broker/wealth advisor/financialContinue reading>
Finding balance is the mantra on many people’s lips these days. Balance—that rare blissful state where everything just fits—work, family, money, health, learning, community and leisure all melding in lovely balance.
We all want to be successful investors. It’s not even a difficult concept—just learn the rules, follow them and you will undoubtedly be a winner. The only slight stumbling block is to understand whose rules you’re going to play by and whether they make sense to you AND you can follow them to a practicalContinue reading>
David Tepper, hedge-fund manager of the $20 billion Appaloosa Management, is nervous about the market (according to Jason Zweig’s May 16, 2014 column in the Wall Street Journal). He’s not alone. The domino effect of big time money managers expressing their worry over current market prices is enough to shake confidence and motivate sell ordersContinue reading>