Ken Fisher is one of the more outstanding characters in finance today. Born in 1950 Fisher, along with colleague Thomas Grüner started Grüner Fisher Investments 1972. Since 1972 Fisher’ has grown his wealth management business to $68 Billion in 2015 – making it one of the worlds largest wealth management companies. Fisher has recently racked up a number of prestigious awards. In 2009 he received
Most of us have a dream destination that we would love to visit one day. Often, the only thing that stops us from booking the flight and getting on the plane is a lack of money. But there are ways that you can save up for a big trip, so here are some strategies for putting some money aside each month until you have enough
When it comes to finances, what you don’t know can keep you from experiencing true financial freedom. Simply being able to pay your bills and have a few dollars left over is not the only goal you should strive for. You should work towards obtaining financial freedom so that you can pay your bills and have a substantial amount of money to set aside into
Last week, Laura told us how she and her husband became debt-free. This week, she’s sharing some of her expert tips on how to save money on groceries. Enjoy! One of the most important expenses in every household is also one of the most costly. Every family faces the same challenge: How to save money on groceries. Rather than let it stress you out or
Please welcome Laura to the blog as she shares her journey toward debt freedom. My name is Laura Harris and I am a recovering sloppy spender. “Hi, Laura,” you all say. Thank you. So kind. Five years ago, I was engaged to the love of my life, wallowing in debt, embarrassed by my dwindling savings account, and anxious about our future. Twenty-two radical months later,
For those lucky few the days of working a regular 9 until 5 job are over. People of all ages are able to make money by doing sometimes innovative and sometimes just plain bizarre things. Now we all know there is no get rich quick scheme but some of these people they have gotten pretty close. Here is a close look at a few people
There have recently been some unexpected circumstances in my extended family that make me once again realize the importance of an emergency fund and also make me want to at least double the amount I currently have saved. It’s really unfortunate that over half of American’s have less than $1,000 in their bank accounts and aren’t prepared for the bad things that happen in life.
Finance is, of course, the primary concern for any business owner, and you would want your finances to be handled correctly. While it might be tempting to take this responsibility on for yourself, making sure the business is run correctly is enough of a task. It is important to make sure your business’s finances are handled correctly, so why not find a corporate finance solicitor
I don’t know about you but I always find it interesting to compare my spending to that of average Americans. I usually feel better knowing that I’m spending far less considering the lack of basic financial principles in the U.S. One statistic you might be surprised to learn is that the average spent on an engagement ring in 2014 was $5,855 according to The Knot.
One of my favorite things to keep my kids busy during the summer is learning activities. At ages six and seven both of my kids very much enjoy anything with an educational spin and are already missing school dearly. Because of this we now have a go-to list of frugal and free educational resources for elementary aged kids. Here are our favorites. Education.com Education.com is