This may surprise you if you did not already know, but studies have shown that female investors are typically better investors than males. Mostly, it has to do with the way we are wired and how we respond to events. Barclays Wealth and Ledbury Research are the authors of this study that explains why … [Read more...] about Why Female Investors are Better Investors
As a young adult it is important for you to establish a credit history. More than that, it is important for you to establish a good credit history. Oil tycoon and billionaire J. Paul Getty says, "..borrowed money must always be promptly repaid. Nothing will write finis to a career faster than a bad … [Read more...] about Best Credit Card for Young Adults
Don’t look back! You’re doing it! You’re doing it! You’re riding a bike. Look LaTisha! You’re riding a bike! I still remember the first time my dad let go and allowed me to ride a bike all by myself for the first time. I had been riding with training wheels and so ready to have them taken off. I … [Read more...] about One Simple Tip To Investing Smartly.
LaTisha: This is a reader's experience with Sallie Mae. The purpose of these stories is to help prevent others from making the same mistakes. If you have an experience that you would like to share anonymously please contact me. Figuring Out How to Pay Tuition My experience with Sallie Mae has been a … [Read more...] about My Experience with Sallie Mae
I was working on recording a retirement episode of the WealthFast Podcast and stumbled across a pretty neat fact. The more you save, the earlier you can retire. The concept is pretty simple; you need about 25-33 times your annual spending rate to retire and if you save 20% of your income, you can … [Read more...] about My Plan to Travel the World and Save Half of my Income
It's time to get invested! Read this post for details on the Grow Your Dough Throwdown. In short summary, I am competing with several other bloggers in a challenge to invest and grow one thousand dollars in an investing portfolio. In this post I will explain my specific investing … [Read more...] about The 60/40 Passive Active Investing Portfolio