Your 7-Year-Old Child’s Budget

  If a 7-year-old has a great child’s budget, will that make him a frugal adult? It may, and it may not. But, we do have lots of evidence to suggest that spoiled children often become over spending and greedy adults. What happens at 7 could easily happen at 70, since good and bad habits […]

3 Tips For Big Thing Budgeting for Groceries

Budgeting for groceries seems like a simple task. Make a list and buy what you need. Well, it usually doesn’t happen that way. If you are not precise about shopping, the list will be meaningless, and you will end up spending more money than you need to. Here is a short list of quick things you can do […]

Why Women Need to Understand Investing Now

Women and Investing Now   There Are No Guarantees if Women Do Not Understand Investing Women need to understand investing now because there are no guarantees you will stay married or even get married, women need to know how to take care of their finances. That means they need to understand sane savings (my mantra), […]

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Mutual Funds For Women

Frequently asked questions about mutual funds I have given a lot of lectures about mutual funds. I like mutual funds because, if you do your research you can purchase low-cost and low-risk mutual funds. Mutual funds are easy to understand and invest in. You can do it yourself once you have done some research. Here […]

An Excerpt From My Mutual Funds eBook

Introduction to Basic Investing    Would you give your baby to a stranger and tell them, I will be back to pick up my baby in 21 years? Make sure you take good care of him or her. Your answer should be an emphatic “no”, if you care about yourself, your baby, or your lives. […]

3 Common Types of Mutual Funds

There are many types of mutual funds within these three types of mutual funds. Here are the 3 different major types of mutual funds. The risks of mutual fund investing runs the gamut of very low to very high and many levels in between within one type of fund. Do your research thoroughly before investing, use […]

3 Important Facts to Know Before You Invest in Mutual Funds

Here are three facts that are the bare bone necessities to know before you start to invest in mutual funds. In this series, I will give you information little by little about mutual funds until I feel you have a great grasp on the topic, and can choose your own high quality funds. 1. WHAT […]

How a Budget Can Create Financial Freedom in 5 Ways

Financial Freedom Know Where Your Finances Are First Since the most important aspect of financial freedom is no or low debt, I will start with debt. There are those who are in horrific debt and they don’t know it, as high debt is a major robber baron of financial freedom – it is important to […]