January 2015

5 Board Game Classics That Taught Us About Money

Monopoly No board game teaches you how to become the next Donald Trump more than Monopoly. From investing in real estate (location, location, location) to maintaining a cash reserve (for a rainy day or bail), there are dozens of valuable financial lessons to learn here. Others include risk-taking, making deals, and sticking to your financial […]

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Retirement Questions You Need to Start Answering in Your 50s …

At What Age Do You Want to Retire? Now that you are in your 50s, it is time to start thinking about the exact age you want to retire. If you are married, you and your spouse may choose to retire at different ages, or within different years. However, the age at which you retire […]

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11 Mind-Blowingly Expensive Homes Sold In the United States …

Broken O Ranch in Montana When the Broken O Ranch sold in November, 2012, it was the most expensive land sale in America. Stan Kroenke, owner of the Denver Nuggets and husband of Wal-Mart heiress Ann Walton purchased the 124,000 acre spread located along 22 miles of the Sun River in Montana. The sale included […]

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10 Reasons Why Buying a Home isn’t a Wise Investment – Answers …

High Interest Payments In some cases, you can possibly purchase your house mortgage-free. However, this doesn’t tend to happen often, and typically you have to borrow money in order to afford a home. The money owed accrues interest over time, which you have to pay. Buying a house, therefore, ends up becoming a pretty expensive […]

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