views

Why Interest is Killing Your Net Worth

Debt, Saving6 Comments

Why Interest is Killing Your Net Worth

When you hear the words “net worth”, you may start to think about what your life is worth in a sense. Typically, your net worth is a complete picture of your financial soundness and where you stand when it comes to your assets, debts, and more. If you ever want to learn what your net worth is, …

views

Wealthsimple Review – Simple Automated Investing

Investing, Saving2 Comments

Wealthsimple Review - Simple Automated Investing

Traditionally, investing required some basic finance skills. Either one had to go through an investment advisor, with fees often being quite prohibitive, or one had to find and choose some funds to pickup in order to have a good overall asset allocation. Furthermore, usually advisors are available only to high net worth individuals. For the average investor, …

views

Why You Need An Emergency Fund

Debt, SavingLeave a Comment

Why You Need An Emergency Fund

Why is it so important to have an emergency fund? Emergencies are (unfortunately?) part of life, so should be an emergency fund. Whether it is for an unexpected medical bill not covered by your insurance plan, or in case your car suddenly breaks down. How do people plan on paying such bills without going into debt or …