September 28, 2013

Guilt and funeral arrangements: Not a bargain

A friend from college shared a funny picture from his calendar. The content of the sign: Funerals 50% Off He asked what a half-off funeral might be. I said: “One foot in the grave.” Then he asked me if the Mighty Bargain Hunter approves. […]

Five Simple Steps for Comparing Investments

One of the most challenging parts of signing up for a 401(k) plan or opening a Roth IRA is deciding which investment to put your money into. […]

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #145

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. […]

What to watch out for with payroll cards

If you’re currently getting a paper paycheck and your employer hasn’t already tried to get you to switch to a payroll card, they probably will at some point. Last year businesses loaded paychecks onto 4.6 million payroll cards, and that’s expected to grow to 7.1 million cards by 2014, according to Aite Group, a financial services consulting firm. It’s easy to understand why employers love payroll […]