Effective Retirement Investing With Barbara Friedberg

March 8, 2014

Do You Care About Building Wealth? I started investing in my 20’s and continued non-stop, through thick and thin. My husband and I reached our retirement goals a few years ago, and I want you to understand just how easy it is to amass hundreds of thousands of dollars for retirement. If you would like […]

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Weekly roundup: Boston, Kindness and Decluttering

March 7, 2014

Good morning Dinks and Happy Friday.  As you read this I am on my way to Boston.  I decided to give my boyfriend Nick a little break and take a weekend road trip with my two friends.  I absolutely love Boston and this time we have some really cool activities planned. When I’m on vacation […]

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Being debt free saved my relationship

March 6, 2014

Good morning Dinks people always say that being debt free gives us a sense of freedom and it’s true.  It lets us do other things with our money that don’t revolve around paying interest and paying bills.  Financial freedom truly comes when you can choose to do what you want with your money as oppose […]

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Avoid spending splurges with 3 easy tips

March 5, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  I am admitted former spend-a-holic.  I am also a 33 year old who used to be over $50k in debt.  Thankfully I turned my entire life, including my finances, around and now I’m debt free.  I say that because when I decided to take my finances into my own hands and control […]

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Sports fans are being cheated

March 3, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  As you know my boyfriend Nick is a huge sports fan.  He watches a lot of sports, but we don’t go to a lot of NBA or NFL games because it’s very pricy.  I don’t know how season ticket holders afford the cost of attending games all season.  I thought that going […]

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Warren Buffett’s 2013 Shareholder Letter is Out

March 2, 2014

Hi All, For all you Buffett followers out there, Berkshire Hathaway has released the much anticipated annual 2013 letter to shareholders. Click here for the goods A good summary of the letter is up at Business Insider, so I won’t say anything more about the content of the letter itself. For those potentially interested in […]

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Weekly roundup: I had a great money week

February 28, 2014

Happy Friday Dinks.  Let me tell you, I had a great money week.  Usually I look really forward to the weekends.  Maxing and relaxing, but this week I am sort of sad it’s over because I had a really great week. Tuesday I got my protein shakes for free at the grocery store because the […]

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Insurance Products You Should Stay Away From

February 28, 2014

[Guest author today - Toi Williams] Insurance products are usually advertised as a way to protect your finances while costing you less than you would pay out of pocket to handle an emergency or unfortunate situation. However, some insurance products are designed more towards increasing the profit of the company offering the insurance than towards […]

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Estate planning for the financial savvy

February 27, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  We preach about saving for your goals, planning for retirement and living a happy financial life.  But are you planning for what comes after retirement?  I know that many people don’t like to talk about estate planning because it’s so final, but the truth is we have to talk about our money’s […]

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