financial decisions

10 Financial Decisions You Can't Keep Putting Off

Personal finance is hard. You can make it easier by making a few key decisions now. Stop waiting, and start deciding!

7 Decisions That Seem OK Now, but Might Ruin Your Finances Later

"It seemed like a good idea at the time," is not something you want to tell yourself about a money decision. Beware of these money traps!

5 Decisions With Unexpected Financial Consequences

When we think about big, long-term financial consequences, we assume there's a big money decision behind each one: saving up for a down payment on a house, buying Apple during its IPO, taking out student loans, or hiring Bernie Madoff as your investm [more]

Tax Brackets Explained

Why are you taxed what you're taxed? And how do some super-wealthy pay so little? Find out what your tax bracket means and why it matters.

What Was Your Financial Fork in the Road?

Most of us have that pivotal moment or experience that shakes us from our stupor and resets our financial course. Maybe it’s a life change like bankruptcy or divorce. [more]

Handling Money Decisions with Partners

When you operate a business with a partner (or several partners), financial decisions can be a sticking point. [more]

Wise Bread's Best and Worst Financial Decisions in 2010

With all the rush and stress of the holidays, I find it difficult to spend my late December reflecting on the last 12 months of my life. [more]

The Dilemma of Entrepreneurial Decision-Making

Informed decision-making is a critical element of entrepreneurial success. Yet all business owners face the challenge of weighing current opportunities against future potential each time they make a decision. [more]

The Money Trail

Or, Best and worst decisions with a financial imapct for 2006 A lot has changed both personally and financially for me this year. [more]