“Daddy isn’t Economics what you do?” #3 asked.
“Not really honey,” I answered.
There are a lot of things I will never forget about April 2020, including my middle daughter studying Economics at our dinner table. All my kids know I do not help with homework. But, I love talking through each of our biggest challenges of the day, during dinner. That table got a lot of action this month.more
We do not know what will happen next. We never know. That is why we build detailed income plans first -- before putting one penny at risk for growth.more
The city of New York needed to build a canal in 1812. It borrowed enough money for construction and guaranteed the return of investors’ original principal with the full backing of the city’s taxing authority. That is how the General Obligation Municipal Bond was born.more
After a long winning streak in Las Vegas, you might take a couple big chips off the table to slide deep in your pocket. If you don’t see them anymore, you won’t risk losing them. Conservative or aggressive, tourist or gambler, almost all can agree that kinda makes some sense.more
A Health Savings Account (HSA) is the most underrated little planning tool with big upside. The first, second, and third reasons are that an HSA is the only triple-tax-free account in the investing world.more
If it helps the best savers out there not cringe at the concept of spending more money, let me explain why I call vacations my Adventure Capital account. It may also help to know that I do not like spending it; I choose very carefully how to invest it, and the returns have been spectacular.
Here’s the reality. There is an over-crowded supply of things that can go wrong on expensive, commercialized vacations. I’m not talking about any of these, though you may have a similar memory as Chevy Chase in Vacation.more
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