Category: Money

An Old Native American Man Wanted a $500 Loan

This story may seem like a joke, but it really does make a lot of sense. Call it business sense, horse sense, common sense, you name it. This will put a smile on your...

Frugality The Do’s and Don’ts

Frugality, funnily enough, is a habit that is often practised by the rich. The practice, however, generally carries a negative connotation and is certainly not perceived as cool. That said, you don’t have to...

Why do Homes Cost so Much?

We all have our ideas, yet, this video gives a comprehensive and interesting insight into why housing prices are so high, and why nothing is being done about it! Sure, the final argument is...

Are Star Fund Managers Worth Your Buck?

Well, the short answers is probably no. Fund managers usually ‘sell’ actively managed investment products, which are sold at a premium compared to passively managed investment products. Now, these higher fees may be worth...

The Power of Serendipity

In this episode, Patrick O’Shaughnessy from The Investor’s Field Guide, speaks with Jason Zweig where they discuss investing, financial advice, books, and life in general. Jason is the Intelligent Investor columnist for the Wall Street Journal...

Modern Wealth: Not Defined by Money

When Charles Schwab asked Americans to define wealth for its 2018 Modern Wealth Index, two of the top three most popular answers they received had nothing to do with money! What mattered most? Well, for...

Monkey at Par With YOUR Stock Picking Skills

Want to build or preserve wealth? One way or the other stocks will pop up. Many of us, whether personally or professionally, also believe we are gifted with superior stock picking skills, however, that...

Brush up Your Gold Trivia with this Infographic

Did you know that all of the gold ever mined on earth fits into 3.5 olympic swimming pools? Brush up on your gold facts by checking out this insightful Gold Fact InfoGraphic provided by...

Same House, Same Spouse, Same Car

”Same House, Same Spouse, Same Car” according to some it’s the best financial advice they ever received. It certainly sounds boring, yet, this conservative way of life may well be the key towards a...

Do You Know Your Asset Classes?

If you know a little about finance, then you probably have a good understanding of each asset class together with its function. Yet, as Robert Kiyosaki explains, in school we are taught little about...