Back to Blogging with a Confession

Back to Blogging with a Confession

I have a confession. It pains me to admit it, because I had decided, in my younger days, to never commit the same mistake. When I was little, I went up to my relatives and asked a simple question, “What was the biggest mistake you made in your life?” The resounding... read more
Retirement Accounts for the Future

Retirement Accounts for the Future

I recently wrote a post on individual retirement accounts in How to Fund Retirement and focused on three accounts available to college students. After graduation, however, even more possibilities will be available to students. It’s important to understand what these... read more
How to Fund Retirement

How to Fund Retirement

There are 47 or so years left until retirement for the typical college freshman, which is more than twice the 18 or so years we have had so far. A lot can change between now and then: our dreams, health condition, financial situation. The myriad of “what-if”... read more
4 Best Ways I Have Ever Spent My Money

4 Best Ways I Have Ever Spent My Money

We have all made numerous purchases throughout our lives. Some were necessary—food, for one—but others were inessential purchases that we cannot even remember enjoying. Working part-time has made me more attentive to each dollar is spent. Even with this mindset,... read more