Are you considering an international ETF for your portfolio? Indeed, 2019 turned out to be the second-best year on record for ETFs. In this period, exchange-traded funds inflows exceeded $326 billion. However, 2020 was a different year as the stock market started to experience challenges due to COVID-19. As the…


If you’re like thousands of American couples each year, you might ask yourself how to plan a wedding on a budget of $1000. Weddings are often the second most costly expense a family will pay for, after the home. …


In this article, I cover various side hustles and part-time jobs for college students. Indeed, college is an exciting period in someone’s life. And for millions of Americans, it represents some of the best times in life. From higher learning, life long connections, it’s no doubt, going to college is…


Are you in a situation and wonder whether to pay off debt or save for retirement? If so, this article is for you. Being able to retire means having enough passive income to cover your monthly expenses. Since debt payments eat into your monthly surplus, paying off debt is as…


If you’re here and want to learn how to retire at 50, then you’ve come to the right place. Retiring is a process, which, for those who are unprepared, is a daunting thought. But, retiring shouldn’t be a difficult thing to accomplish.

A retirement-age of 65 to 67 is typical…


Are you wondering how to invest 100k? Perhaps you’ve just sold your home, inherited money, or maybe you won the lottery. Either way, getting such a windfall happens to many, at least once in a millennials’ lifetime. And, it’s natural to seek out the best ways how to start.

When…


Are you a parent of a child looking for ways to earn money? In this article, I’ll assume you’re the parent wanting an answer to the following question: How to make money as a kid? Of course, if you’re a kid or a teenager and determined to make money, it…


In this article, I discuss how to save for big expenses. Do you know someone who recently got engaged and starts planning for the wedding? Or perhaps you need a new car or plan to buy a house. Indeed, these are some of the biggest budget killing expenses consumers face…


Are you wondering, “what is a credit builder loan?” In this article, I go over everything about it and how you can get started getting one.

Figuring out how you can build your credit is a mystery for many consumers. Indeed, it’s a question many ask when they don’t know…


In this article, I round up the top 100 personal finance tips, as provided by our experts that come from diverse backgrounds, locations, and education. At over 16,000 words, this is certainly a long read, and the biggest anthology I ever put together. I don’t expect you to read it…

Rick Orford

Rick’s passion is personal finance, and works tirelessly to deliver content in an easy-to-understand manner. He is an author, investor, mentor.

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