This is the continuation of the series “What Financial Terms Mean?” In the last series post we described what it means to own a stock or equity in a company. This post will answer the question “What do the terms “fixed income” or “bonds” mean?” When you purchase a bond from a company or a … [Read more...] about Series – “What Financial Terms Mean” – Bonds
Gardening is not one of my talents. Luckily for me, Dan has always had a passion for gardening and his passion is evident in the landscaping of our house. We purchased our home not for the house itself, but for the large yard and the potential that Dan envisioned when we were house hunting in … [Read more...] about Gardening is Not One of My Talents
Becoming a parent is one of the most joyous occasions in your lifetime. When the little bundle of joy is handed to you for the first time, the feelings are overwhelming. First, there is a feeling of awe, that you have created this little person with ten little fingers and ten toes. Then comes the … [Read more...] about How to Choose a Guardian? 7 Questions to Consider
This post - Stocks Recently, I was at the doctor’s office for a chest cold which turned out to be bronchitis. After the doctor did his diagnosis, he told me that he was going to prescribe a medication that would solve the problem. He gave the names of the two medications which for this … [Read more...] about Series – “What do financial terms mean?” Stocks
Our family is thoroughly enjoying watching the Olympics especially with the strong showing by the United States teams. To watch all of these worldwide athletes perform at such high level is a thrill especially if you have ever attempted to play any of the sports that were competing this summer in … [Read more...] about Are you as patient and disciplined with your investment strategy as the Olympic athletes?
In what is nearly unthinkable today, my wife and I got married a year out of college. We moved into an apartment in Manhattan while both of us worked in financial jobs at Chase Manhattan Bank and MetLife. We lived in beautiful Stuyvesant Town on the eastside for the unbelievable monthly rent of … [Read more...] about Work Freedom Anyone? Power of Entrepreneurship