January 2014

Comparing Personal Loans – Kiva, Prosper and Others.

January 30, 2014 Debt Free

We have always found Kiva.org to be a valuable charity since it allows entrepreneurs around the world to realize their dreams and fund their small businesses. In the past they have only lent to poorer countries, but that has just changed: Kiva now lends to US entrepreneurs as well which is big news in the lending world! If you […]

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How to Choose an On-line Broker?

January 30, 2014 Personal Finance

There’s an investing legend about a rich man selling all his stock the day before “Black Thursday” or the start of the catastrophic 1929 stock market crash. He sold everything allegedly based on the tip from his shoeshine boy. The Investor thought that if a shoeshine boy could own stock, something must be going very […]

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Funeral Insurance: Is Your Family Protected?

January 29, 2014 Personal Finance

We talk a lot about about life insurance especially the affordability and piece-of-mind that a term life policy provides but oftentimes this is only part of the picture. Financial pitfalls follow us throughout life but there’s one that follows us (or at least our family’s) after we die. Burial costs, funeral costs, cremation, cemetery plots, […]

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