Budgeting Your Retirement Income

Budgeting Your Retirement Income

Retirement can actually be a lot of fun if you’re prepared. After spending decades working for a living, you’ve finally reached the age where you can kick back and enjoy the fruits of your labor. However, if you don’t want to end up back in the workforce after...
Best Performing Index Funds You Should Be Buying

Best Performing Index Funds You Should Be Buying

According to Market Watch, index funds beat managed funds 90% of the time. But since you’re reading this post, you’re probably already aware. You already know index funds are where it’s at. It’s this strategy actually that’ll make me a...
College Funds for Babies: All Types to Choose From

College Funds for Babies: All Types to Choose From

For most of the parents in the US, the joy of having kids is often suppressed by the worry to finance their college education. With college tuition fees continuously rising, particularly for the private colleges, it is not surprising that the fresh graduates are...
High Dividend Mutual Funds: The 5 Highest Paying Funds

High Dividend Mutual Funds: The 5 Highest Paying Funds

Dividends are an excellent source of passive income. High dividend mutual funds act as both a long-term and short-term investment. The long-term aspect is that your shares can increase in price. The short-term aspect is with dividends. You often only need to wait a...
How to Invest $100k: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Invest $100k: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you’re wondering how to invest $100k, you probably want to keep things simple. Does simple mean less of a return on your investment? NO! Simple is best, no matter the dollar figure. Warren Buffett and Jack Bogle (two of the biggest names in investing)...
Buying Farmland: A Good Investment?

Buying Farmland: A Good Investment?

Is buying farmland a good investment? I have a friend whose father buys a lot of farmland. He went from having $0 to a net worth of about $50 million in the span of 30 years. Warren Buffett even owns a big plot of land a few hours from me. So put on your stereotypical...
My Lazy Investment Portfolio

My Lazy Investment Portfolio

I started investing at the tender age of 10. I was terrible with it at first. I lost most of my money due to insider trading and 9/11. I’ll tell that story next week. But today, I’m proficient at investing thanks to resources like bogleheads.org and their...