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Black Coffee: A Ponzi for Your Thoughts

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Let’s dive right in this week … There is no means of avoiding the final collapse of a […]

Why Investing Your Bonus Is a Smart Move

Economic and political uncertainty dominated the global news headlines last year and uncertainty looks set to continue this year. With that in mind, if you’re fortunate enough to receive a bonus, the question becomes: should you save it or spend it? While many of us have long-term goals and dreams, we tend to be shortsighted […]

Amazing Small Business Ideas Anyone Can Do

Starting a business is one of the toughest ordeals. There’s a number things to think about all of which will determine how well one begins. Picking the right business may also not come in automatically. Times have changed and so have businesses. The rise of our ubiquitous world has connected everyone, making trade more effective. […]

7 Tech Jobs That Desperately Need Women

With male domination in certain corporate sectors, it’s refreshing to know that there are incredible careers waiting for intelligent, ambitious women. Tech-based employers, specifically, are looking for women to diversify their workforces,...Show More Summary

Black Coffee: The Lap of Luxury Edition

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Off we go … Credits and Debits Credit: Did you see this? Apparently, the musical artist known as […]

My State of the Household Report, Net Worth, and 2016 Expenses

I’ve said before and I’ll say it again: When it comes to money management, one of the most important pieces of information anyone can have is a detailed summary of where your household income was spent during the previous year. I’ve been diligently using an Excel spreadsheet for 19 years now to track almost every […]

100 Words On: How Thinking Outside the Box Can Save You a Fortune

A fellow walked into a New York City bank asking for a $4000 loan. “Okay,” the teller said, “But we’re going to need collateral.” The man responded: “My black Porsche is in your parking lot. Here are the keys.” Several weeks later, the man returned to pay off his loan — plus $11 interest. The […]

Uh Oh: Get Ready for Sticker Shock at the Gas Pump This Year

Until now, rising oil prices have managed to push the market higher, and that has managed keep people who are investing in the surging stock market very happy as they see watch their 401(k) and other investment vehicles rise in value. However, that may be about to change — at least it will if a […]

An Introductory Guide to Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

What happens when people die — or are dying — is a subject of intense debate. For you it might be a matter of faith or science. What’s less debatable: if you prepare properly, the people you leave behind will have an easier transition. Several options are available. Which one you select depends upon several […]

Black Coffee: A Few Tales of Taxes, Fraud and Corruption

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. And away we go … “We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity […]

How People Spent Their Money During the Last 75 Years

Consumer spending makes up a large percentage of the United States economy. We all have bills to pay and mouths to feed. But where do Americans spend their money? Take a look at this chart below to see a breakdown of how Americans spent their money in the last 75 years. You can click on […]

Black Coffee: The Rum and Coke Edition

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Happy New Year! I want to thank all you who regularly stop by this little ol’ blog every […]

4 Things Every Homeowner Should Look for in a Pest Control Company

Like it or not, pests in the home are a fact of life. And the truth is, most people will end up having to call a professional pest control service — no matter whether it’s to get rid of a serious bug problem in the kitchen, rats in the attic, or something more serious like […]

How Rising Interest Rates Will Impact Your Wallet In the Future

There’s been quite a bit of chatter, from news sources to social media, about the potential for a hike in interest rates. Since the Great Recession that began in 2008, the Federal Reserve has vowed to keep overarching interest rates low until the economy showed steady signs of growth. Now, nearly a decade later, interest […]

8 Ways to Save on Dental Care Without Insurance

Need to get your grill fixed, but don’t have dental insurance? You’re not alone. More than 100 million US consumers — that’s nearly one-third of the nation’s population — are without access to dental care because of increased costs that don’t show any signs of slowing. In fact, oral healthcare is expected to increase a […]

Black Coffee: The Christmas Edition

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Yeah, I work on the holidays too. Merry Christmas, everyone! Now grab yourself a cup of hot cocoa […]

5 Ways to Jumpstart Your Investing

Investing is essential for laying the foundation to your future. Wise investing will help provide the retirement dream that you’ve always wanted. Luckily, there are dozens of different ways that you can kick start your investing to get where you want to go — even if you’re late getting started. Here are five of the […]

If You Love Finance Then Maybe a Career in Insurance Is for You!

Woody Allen famously said, “There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance agent?” If you love the challenge of creating a budget, are fascinated with market fluctuations and arent put off by a few stereotypical jokes, then a career in insurance might be the perfect place […]

Black Coffee: If It Pleases the Court …

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Let’s get right to it today … Credits and Debits Debit: Venezuelans lined-up outside banks this week to […]

7 Signs That the Home You Want to Buy or Rent Has a Pest Problem

So you think you found the home of your dreams? Well, that potential dream home could easily turn out to be a nightmare if you don’t pay attention during the house hunting process. After all, it’s easy to overlook pest problems; many new home buyers are focused on “more important” things like the size of […]

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