August 11, 2016 8:38 am

5 Money Lessons I Learned from Doctor Who


The writers of Doctor Who have intertwined in the show a plethora of quotes to live by. The show is a favorite among sci-fi fans the world over. Many of the shows most famous quotes are actually very applicable to your financial situation as well. Sit back and enjoy the wisdom of THE Doctor. “There’s […]

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Massive Wealth Destruction Imminent - Economists Warn

Massive Wealth Destruction Imminent

via Money News Take immediate steps to protect your wealth . . . NOW! That’s exactly what many well-respected economists, billionaires, and noted authors are telling you to do — experts such as Marc Faber, Peter Schiff, Donald Trump, and Robert Wiedemer. According to them, we are on the verge of another recession, and this one will […]

Mortgage Credit Availability Increases

Mortgage Credit Availability Increases

For the past several years, many borrowers have found that lenders had put in place tighter guidelines at the same time that mortgage rates were at historically low levels. This made it nearly impossible for many consumers to purchase homes or refinance existing mortgages. However, with a housing recovery in process and the recent rise […]

Ask the Readers: How much do you dare to bare

This is a guest post from Ashley, who blogs at, a site which reveals how you can live the high life even when your budget’s tighter than your skinny jeans. Last weekend my husband and I went to dinner with my two closest and oldest friends and their partners. These days, the six of […]

Is there morality in personal finance

This post is from staff writer Kristin Wong. A while back, my blogger friend and fellow GRS writer Holly Johnson wrote about a healthy dose of lifestyle inflation. In that article, someone made a side point that there shouldn’t be morality in personal finance — it should be about practicality. Within the comments, there was a […]

Look, Mom! I’m on TV!

This post is from staff writer Kristin Wong. “If they cleaned this place up, it could be pretty nice.” -My mom’s take on NYC. This week my mom was kind enough to take some time off work and accompany me to New York, where I was a guest on one of her favorite shows, “Fox […]

Ask the Readers: Do you ever pay more to support a local business


Reader Jennifer Gwennifer raises a timely question: When I can, I try to support small, family-operated businesses instead of “big box” stores like Walmart. However, I live in a coastal area of New England that is overrun with tourists in the summer, which means I end up paying slightly higher “tourist” prices for some things […]

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