Tips To Invest $50 A Month

Thursday, June 24, 2010, 2:39 AM | 1 Comment

I know these are hard times but most of us can save at least $50 a month sometimes just only by not munching on snacks from vending machines. Some of us, especially the younger ones, can save money by skipping to buy one video game a month. That could easily save you $50 a month […]



Tips For Successful Investing

Wednesday, June 23, 2010, 12:20 AM | Leave Comment

No matter how the economy is behaving – recessionary or booming – following certain basics will improve your performance when investing. Also, it does not matter what your circumstances are and how much you are able to invest, as long as you keep investing consistently. It will eventually provide you with a more comfortable and […]



Moving My Sub-Domain Blog To Add-On Domain

Monday, June 21, 2010, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

I have been blogging about personal finance and its related subjects since October 2008. So it has been well over a year-and-a-half of posting – well over 650 – to my blog. I started blogging initially to share my own thoughts and beliefs, especially as an immigrant. Folks’ ways of doing things in the old […]



Have Passion And Tenacity To Be Successful In Business

Sunday, June 20, 2010, 12:29 AM | 5 Comments

To start a business and be successful at it, you need a lot of planning and resources. You need a good and well thought-out business plan. As humans, we have some “generic” characteristics and qualities but they are sometimes hidden deep in ourselves. We have to bring them out to the surface because that’s how […]



Mortgage Fraud – Risk To Economic Stability

Friday, June 18, 2010, 8:36 AM | Leave Comment

Whether it’s recession or booming economy, there is always some kind of fraud being committed at any given time and place. The rate of scams goes up especially during recession. The reason is that a lot of folks are going through tough times. Sometimes they get to be so desperate that some folks lose the […]



Our Older And Wiser Get Scammed The Most

Wednesday, June 16, 2010, 6:55 PM | Leave Comment

The Investor Protection Trust (IPT) is a nonprofit organization devoted to investor education. It does financial surveys and on June 15, 2010 released the results of the national “IPT Elder Investor Fraud Survey”. More than 7.3 million folks over the age of 65 have been conned. They have been taken advantage of in their personal […]



Free Finance Spreadsheets Powered By Praxis Templates

Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 12:06 AM | Leave Comment

Praxis Templates have developed finance templates in the form of spreadsheets that are extremely easy to understand and use. The company has used the more popular MS EXCEL as the basis for the templates. In order to fully use and benefit from these spreadsheet, it is better you have MS EXCEL installed on your computer. […]



What’s It With Wildlife – Dying By The Thousands

Monday, June 14, 2010, 4:30 AM | 1 Comment

One of the worst man-made disasters is the current black oil on the surface of water in the Gulf of Mexico near the southern shores of the United States, Louisiana in particular. Human loss of lives at the time of the explosion and the continuing loss of wildlife to this day, with no end in […]



You Maintain Car – Time To Maintain Credit Card

Sunday, June 13, 2010, 7:21 AM | 2 Comments

We all maintain our vehicles with oil and filter change at regular intervals. In between, sometime when we must go out on a date with our vehicle, we treat it with a set of new tires, replace transmission gasket and fluid in the pan. We all know and do that. If we don’t, the car […]



Getting Into Debt Is Easy – Buy Debt Making Machine

Saturday, June 12, 2010, 6:29 AM | 16 Comments

In these bad times, if you are like millions of folks and are living with seemingly permanent debt that without some external force, either on your own or an outside helping hand, will remain with you for the rest of your life and beyond. After you are “deleted” from the surface of the earth one […]