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

Your Money: Reading the Tea Leaves of Housing Data

Article By: Beth Pinsker Gladstone / REUTERS NEW YORK (Reuters) – Recent conflicting housing data has confused consumers and economists alike. Mortgage rates are hitting new historic lows, but, contrary to conventional wisdom, pending home sales and mortgage applications have declined. At the same time, home prices are rising. And that’s just this month. With … 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

Michael Rosenbaum Talks About Discount Tire’s Bruce Halle & Why Jobless Grads Must Read His Book

  On Tuesday, May 22, 2012, Michael Rosenbaum, founder of Quadrant Five and author of the new biography about Bruce Halle, SIX TIRES, NO PLAN: The Impossible Journey of the Most Inspirational Leader that (Almost) Nobody Knows, joined host David Domzalski on Financial Bin Radio. About the book: Currently worth more than $4.2 billion, Bruce … Read more