Why Compound Interest Is Critical to Growing Your Wealth

Do you know about compound interest? Albert Einstein once said that compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. Yet sadly, many people do not fully understand the power behind it. If they did, they might make smarter financial choices and see their finances improve almost immediately. In this post, I’ll walk you through … Read moreWhy Compound Interest Is Critical to Growing Your Wealth

The Value of the Roadside Attraction

This summer, my family and I are going on a lengthy road trip vacation through the South, touching the states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida, and possibly portions of Alabama and Missouri. We’re intending to visit several sites along the way, including historical areas, museums, national parks, and amusement parks. A big … Read moreThe Value of the Roadside Attraction

Barclays Arrival® Premier World Elite MasterCard® Review

When Barclaycard rebranded to “Barclays” and announced they would offer a new travel credit card earlier this year, rewards enthusiasts were ecstatic. The new would offer 2x miles on all purchases like its predecessor, the Barclaycard Arrival Plus® World Elite Mastercard®. Plus, other perks like airport lounge access, no foreign transaction fees, and a Global … Read moreBarclays Arrival® Premier World Elite MasterCard® Review

When Veterans Should (and Shouldn’t) Use a VA Loan

If you’re a veteran who’s thinking of purchasing a home or refinancing the home you have, you may want to consider a VA loan instead of conventional financing. This government loan program was created to help members of the armed forces, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. VA loans come with plenty of perks. … Read moreWhen Veterans Should (and Shouldn’t) Use a VA Loan