150 Famous Quotes By Famous People

Life Is Like A Camera

Famous quotes are famous for a reason - they motivate, inspire, and teach us to live better, happier, and more successful lives. The best quotes provide us insight into life, death, love, work, success, failure, entrepreneurship, education, change, etc. and are universally accepted truths, … [Continue Reading]

What Is A Good Credit Score?

What Is A Good Credit Score

A good or bad credit score can affect every facet of an individual's or family’s financial life, from mortgage rates and auto loans to employer background checks and life insurance rates. Lenders, landlords and even employers consider a credit score a reflection of an individual's reliability and … [Continue Reading]

Best Business Schools For An MBA – 2014

Best Business Schools

The dynamics of MBA programs and business schools have changed the last few years, and not just in terms of higher median GMAT scores, GPAs, and lower acceptance rates due to higher application numbers, but also in regards to huge increases in full-time tuitions and total costs of attendance per … [Continue Reading]

Vanguard vs Fidelity

Fidelity vs Vanguard

While BlackRock is the largest investment manager in terms of assets under management, when looking to invest in mutual funds, the two places you’re likely to turn are Vanguard and Fidelity. As the two biggest mutual fund companies in the United States, each have a collective $1.7 trillion in … [Continue Reading]

How To Build Self-Confidence

How To Build Confidence

Most of us feel like we could use more self-confidence. Everyone has something that intimidates them, and most of us could list several things, such as taking a business risk, public speaking, commitment, making new friends, approaching a girl or guy, and that’s just off the top of our heads. A … [Continue Reading]

Highest Paying Jobs Without A College Degree

Air Traffic Controllers

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more than 60 percent of U.S. workers do not have a bachelor's degree. Although attending the best college may be the surest way to earn a high salary, a college education may not be for everyone. Whether it involves family responsibilities, … [Continue Reading]

How To Plan A Wedding On A Budget

Wedding Venues

Most women have been dreaming of their wedding day since childhood, planning the perfect and most magical day of their lives. Even though it is every couple’s (read: woman’s) dream to have an extravagant wedding, unfortunately with the financial situation nowadays, couples (read: men) are trying … [Continue Reading]

How To Become A Freelance Writer

How To Become A Freelance Writer

A lot of people dream about working for themselves and/or working from home, but only a fraction of the dreamers ever make this a reality. Freelancing seems like a great alternative to traditional employment, but it certainly isn’t for everyone. Freelance work requires self-motivation, hours of … [Continue Reading]

Best Ways To Make Money From Home

Freelancing

Working the usual 9-5 isn’t for everyone. Even working at a brick and mortar office, regardless of your rank in the business or organization, isn’t for everyone, especially if you aren’t getting compensated for all the hard work you put in. Or maybe you have young kids at home, are a little … [Continue Reading]

Best Home Insurance Companies

USAA

Comparing home insurance rates and quotes can help consumers save money, but just comparing prices may not help you find the best value and policy. It is important to buy insurance from a company that provides the top coverage, rates, customer service, claims responsiveness, and financial strength … [Continue Reading]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Mutual Funds

Pros and Cons of Mutual Funds

A mutual fund is a type of professionally managed investment that allows a group of investors to pull their capital together and purchase securities, while sharing the burden of administrative and trading costs. There are many different types of mutual funds; open-ended funds sell an unlimited … [Continue Reading]

Largest Mutual Fund Companies By Assets

Top Mutual Funds

As Warren Buffet sometimes complains, having a large amount of cash to deploy in a meaningful way gets harder as the size of your company increases. For Berkshire Hathaway, the choices are limited to stocks or companies with large market capitalizations, since any sizable stock purchase of small or … [Continue Reading]

Why You Should Always Carry Cash With You

Cash In Wallet

When I was 14 years old, I was traveling through the Middle East. On one weekend, my older cousin suggested we fly to a nearby island in the Mediterranean. Upon arrival, I paid for my single-entry visa to Cyprus. At the end of the weekend, instead of flying back, we decided to take a boat trip back … [Continue Reading]

25 Best Home Business Ideas

Home Business

Working for someone else can often provide more job security than embarking on an independent adventure. However, sometimes taking the risk of starting a home business can bring big rewards. There are many reasons to stay home and open a business. The benefits may be few in the beginning, but the … [Continue Reading]

Easy Ways To Save Money

Easy Ways To Save Money

Seriously, who doesn’t want to find easy ways to save money? The catch is, first you have to make more money in order to save it. Once that is accomplished, there are clever ways to save so you always have money on hand should you need it. Saving money isn’t easy, because the temptation to spend … [Continue Reading]