$1 Million by 2017. What’s Your Financial Goal?

Before I started this blog, I did not really have a good financial goal. Actually, my financial goal was similar to 99.9% of other Americans…I wanted to be rich. But what is rich? In¬†Are you wealthy? Here’s a test, I defined wealthy as: “…when income from my assets can cover all my family living expenses … Read more$1 Million by 2017. What’s Your Financial Goal?

What are Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)?

What are Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)? They are a relatively new class of investment funds that hold underlying assets like a mutual fund, but are traded on a stock exchange like individual stocks. To better understand ETFs, here are some of the characteristics groupped into their similarity with mutual funds and individual stocks. ETFs are similar … Read moreWhat are Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)?