STERN ADVICE: THE CHEAP NEW TREND IN INVESTING

By Linda Stern / REUTERS WASHINGTON (Reuters) – How cheap can investing get? We’re about to find out. A new brokerage site will allow individual investors to build big research-driven stock portfolios for pennies. And a new investment advice site is providing tailored portfolio guidance for free. While Motif Investing (which sells complete portfolios of 20 or … Read more

Young Money President Todd Romer Talks Gen Y Finances, Why He Started Young Money, & His Belief That Failure is the Key to Success

  On Wednesday, May 30, 2012, Todd Romer, President of Young Money Events and Founder of Young Money Magazine spoke with Financial Bin’s David Domzalski about personal finances and entrepreneurship for Gen Y. He also explained the reason he started Young Money Magazine and Young Money Events — AND why he believes FAILURE is necessary for … Read more

Why You Should Check Your Credit Report Regularly

If the concept of checking your ‘credit report’ seems alien to you, you are not alone. This is because most people do not make this part of their annual routine. Therefore, why should you check your credit report and what is the importance of doing so? The answer has a number of dimensions, however in … Read more

Why You Should Have a Financial Plan Before You Get Married

As June approaches, so does the excitement of thousands of young couples looking forward to their happy day. A wedding is an emotional event. Choosing who you want to marry and actually getting married will affect the rest of your life. Picking the wrong person can lead to divorce, which is devastating emotionally and financially. … Read more

MoneySlinger Creator Lee Roesner Explains the Importance of Mean-Based Budgeting on Financial Bin Radio with David Domzalski

On Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 5:30 PM Eastern, MoneySlinger creator Lee Roesner joined David Domzalski on Financial Bin Radio to talk about how his program uses means-based budgeting. From MoneySlinger.com: Today, most traditional personal budgeting systems (if not all) use an accounting method normally referred to as zero-based budgeting. What you’re learning about here is MoneySlinger’s … Read more