Category Archive: Investments

Wake Up to a Debt Free Life

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Wouldn’t it be nice to wake up every morning knowing for certain that you would enjoy a day completely free of stress and worry? Or perhaps just to wake up with a positive mindset feeling motivated about how you were going to approach the unknown day ahead? For those weighed down by debt, waking up in the morning is often accompanied by dread, a knot in the stomach and wanting to stay under the covers rather than face the day and all its worries. That’s if you’ve slept at all. The effects Read more [...]
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Points to consider before investing 

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When it comes to investments, merely following the herd doesn’t work as a single kind of investment might not benefit different persons. Investment depends on our individual financial conditions, our own circumstances and our ability to determine the best that works for us. Some education and exposure to the global market certainly helps.  A certain amount of market experience and flexibility is expected from an investor and following guidelines regarding investments can assist a person better Read more [...]
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When is the Best Time of Year to Invest in a Car?

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Understanding the way in which car dealerships operate and how prices can fluctuate throughout the year can help to save you some serious money as you can time your purchase just right. Here is a guide on the best time of year to buy a car: Use the End of Year Lull to Your Advantage December is a great time of year to look around car dealerships as this is when traditionally sales become extremely slow. Due to the fact that people are spending vast amounts of money on holiday gifts and parties Read more [...]
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Why Renting is Financially Better Than Buying a Home

Homeownership is a life-goal for many renters. While it is a common belief that buying is better financially than renting, there are experts that support the opposite view. It might go against conventional wisdom, but many believe that renting has several financial advantages over purchasing a house or condominium. This is especially true when the economy is poor. Consider the following reasons why renting might be a good plan for first time home buyers. 1. No maintenance or repair costs A huge Read more [...]
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Field of Dreams: The Meteoric Rise of Texas Oil Production

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The oil industry in Texas has a rich history of success but the good news keeps on coming in this oil rich state and the meteoric rise in oil output this year confirms that this most remarkable energy success story in US history, still has some way to go before the story is finished. Exceptional output The Energy Information Administration recently released figures for the month of February 2013 and it showed that Texas produced an average of 2.295 million barrels per day of crude oil. This is Read more [...]
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