Businesses that Help Pay for College

One of the biggest omissions from this site that I have made so far is not focusing enough on the private sector and what it offers to those who want to get ahead in life.  It is time that changed.  Today it is time to focus on the businesses that help pay for college. (more…)

Save Money by Spending Money for College Students

One of the best shortcuts in life is to get paid for something that you are going to do anyway.  Well that is sometimes a lot easier said than done, but there are still programs out there that offer that benefit to tens of millions of people if not hundreds of millions were they better known.  So is it possible then to save money by….spending money? (more…)

Leaving Your Grandkids as Millionaires

I know that a lot of you, like me, want to give our kids, future kids, or even grandkids the best shot at life that we can give them.  However, a lot of people don’t know how to go about the process.  Well as the great mathematician Jacobi says, “invert, always invert.”  It is entirely possible to leave your grandkids as millionaires if you are disciplined with your finances. (more…)

The Paradox of Choosing a Mutual Fund Manager and Index Investing

The odd paradox of picking a good mutual fund manager has been eating at me recently.  The reason why I think people should dollar cost average into an index fund and reinvest the dividends is that it puts you on autopilot, and allows you to benefit from investing in the U.S.  However, there are, and always will be, people who excel at analyzing businesses, and as a result will be great stock pickers. (more…)