Tips To Successfully Overcome Financial Stress

Do you walk into work each morning worrying about the state of your finances? If so, you’re not alone. 33% of employees are distracted at work by their personal finance issues and 46% of those individuals admit to spending at least three hours a week dealing with their finances when they should be working. Money is a big cause of stress throughout the country and across the world and it has long been a source of conflict between couples and employer-employee relationships, which is why many peop...
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South Florida Real Estate

Are you in the South Florida real estate market? Here are five properties worth looking at. MARINA PALMS NORTH MIAMI BEACH Marina Palms Yacht Club & Residence brings the yachting lifestyle back to Miami with the first luxury condominium and yacht club project in two decades. Situated on over 750 feet of picturesque waterfront, Marina Palms offers stunning views over the marina, the Intracoastal Waterway, and beyond to the Atlantic Ocean. Throughout the lushly landscaped, 14-acre waterfron...
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January 2018 Net Worth – $780,295

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I look forward to compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. Wow, what a month.  
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The More Money You Earn, The More You Decrease Your Stress

You know how important it is to save as much money as you can for your retirement, preferably in a high-yield savings account, but wealth can make your life better now instead of just in the long-term future. According to a study mentioned by Forbes, only 37 percent of Americans have enough savings to pay for an emergency that would cost them $500. Accumulating wealth long before you retire has other benefits, such as reducing your stress. When you don’t have enough money, you don’t have a lot o...
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5 Strategies for Building Wealth While in College

For the majority of college students, saving money for the future is not a top priority. Between classes, homework, extracurriculars, and social events, it is challenging to focus on anything but the here and now. These demands, combined with the lack of financial education that is provided to most college students, make it unlikely that many will plan or save for the future. However, despite the current financial state of most students, the college years are actually one of the best times to...
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Why Are Bank Stocks Great Investments for 2018?

2018 is shaping up to be a humdinger for banking stocks. The US economy is in full swing, and there is evidence of this across the spectrum. Consider the following economic indicators: The Unemployment Rate is just 4.1% The Inflation Rate is at a healthy level of 2.1% The Interest Rate is steadily increasing and is currently at 1.5% The Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate was last measured at 3.2% The aforementioned numbers may not mean much to a casual trader or investor, bu...
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December 2017 Net Worth – $747,141

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I look forward to compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. At the end of each year I like to evaluate how I am tracking my finances and look for ways to simplify. With that in mind, I have made a few changes to how I will track some of my assets going forward. I will no longer be ...
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6 Tips for a Successful Marketing Campaign on Your Facebook

Marketing a new business is a struggle. You don’t have a lot of money to invest in a professional marketing campaign, so you’re often left doing it all yourself. It can be difficult to know where to start. The best thing you can do for your new business is to promote yourself on social media—primarily, on Facebook. Facebook has over two billion users and is a tried-and-true way of reaching a target demographic. But how can you run a marketing campaign through Facebook? Here are a few tips. Ma...
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Should Investors Buy Into The Cryptocurrency Arena?

2017 was marked by a dramatic surge in the popularity (and price) of digital currencies. Led by strong growth in global demand, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and scores of others have appreciated sharply. My mid-December 2017, BTC was hovering close to the $20,000 per unit level, Ethereum spiked towards $730, and Litecoin broached $330 per unit. Of course, such is the volatility of these explosive new trading paradigms that these figures may well be invalidated by the time you are reading this...
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November 2017 Net Worth – $735,125

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I look forward to compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. When does the correction come?  
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