Looking Back - October 2017
Earnings reporting for Quarter Three is in full swing, with many high-profile companies having already released results. The technology sector has performed especially well, with 94 percent of reporting companies beating analyst estimates. In one day, Amazon (AMZN), Google parent company Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT), and Intel (INTC) add
The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket. - Kin Hubbard As a financially responsible dog, I have always planned. I have hidden many treasures in my yard just in case my Mom runs out of kibble one day.
Spring has arrived and now is a great time to start your spring-cleaning! Spring is a time of renewal, so it is the perfect opportunity for you to clean house, throw away your old tennis balls, and donate your old clothes, but also more importantly, to reflect on your financial goals, reassess your progress, and simplify your life.
Having children is expensive! From diapers to food, braces to sports activities, the costs can add up quickly. In the U.S., to raise a child to age 18, for a middle-income family, it will cost an average of $245,340 (or $304,480, adjusted for projected inflation). Of course, this number fluctuates depending on where you live and your spending habits.