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Is Buy-and-Hold a Viable Strategy?

Is Buy-and-Hold a Viable Strategy? Yes . . . and Still the Best One. Rob Pivnick, Author of “What All Kids (and adults too) Should Know About . . . Saving & Investing” Twitter @RPivnick Is buy-and-hold as an investment strategy dead? The answer to that question is the same as the answer to… Read More »

Ask And Ye Shall Receive

NOT JUST ANOTHER CRAPPY POST ON HOW TO SAVE MONEY  Rob Pivnick, Author “What All Kids (and adults too) Should Know About . . . Saving & Investing”   “How’d you get that for free?” “You got a discount on that . . .how?” To use a cliché, I wish I had a nickel for… Read More »

Rental Prices for New York City Apartments (Infographic)

New York City rent prices are notorious for being high. There are areas that are very expensive and some areas more of a bargain, depending on location. Below is an infographic that shows you the average rental prices in NYC. Source: Tell us how about your rental in the comments section below. What is… Read More »

Are You Ready for Retirement? (Infographic)

Surveys show that future generations expect to be worse-off in retirement, so the below infographic explores some interesting facts about retirement and demonstrates how to ensure that you’re ready to retire. In the graphic you will learn, for instance, that only 20% of workers say they are ‘very able’ to understand financial matters related to… Read More »

The Top Five Financial Mistakes when Buying a Car

For most of us, purchasing a car is a big decision, and one that comes with many micro-decisions along the way. You must think about whether you want to buy new or used, what type of car will best suit your lifestyle, and what you can afford to pay up front. It’s important to do… Read More »

Money Saving Strategies That Are Actually Illegal

When money gets tight we all look for clever ways that we can save a few dollars. However, sometimes the “clever life hacks” that people use to save money are actually against the law. It’s one thing to try to cut down on your expenses, but carrying out illegal practices in order to save money… Read More »