Britain’s Healthiest Industry

Britain's Fittest Profession

There is no surprise that professions that require regular exercise and physical activity tend to have healthier employees. According to research from Direct Line for Business, “tradespeople”, as they are called in the UK, lead healthier lifestyles than other professionals and industries. Check out the infographic below to learn what the study uncovered.

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Quitting Your Day Job

Entrepreneurship

Editor’s Note: Today, we have a great article from my friend and personal finance blogger Harry Campbell. Harry started blogging about personal finance at Your PF Pro a few years ago and has built a very useful and informative site. He enjoyed it so much that he started a 2nd site dedicated to finding the perfect work-life […]

The Markets Are Down, Is It Time To Invest?

Investing In The Stock Market

As a new investor, one of the first things you’re going to ask yourself is – is now the best time to get started and invest in the stock market? After all, coming in at the right time could mean the difference between either a quick profit or loss. With markets on a steady downward […]

7 Ways To Get Debt Free In 2014

Debt Free

Welcome to the American dream – get into as much debt as possible. Oh yeah, that’s not the dream, just the reality of what happens. What was the dream again? Whatever it was or is suppose to be, most people these days dream of being debt free. So get ready to dream while I share […]

Investing In The Stock Market – Who Should You Listen To?

Investing In The Stock Market

For about 15 years, I’ve had the pleasure of working in the financial services industry, with 5 of them being on the retail brokerage side. I wish I had a dollar for every time investors told me who they “listened to.” Don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with taking advice from others in regards […]

Dealing With Troublesome Insurance Adjusters As A Real Estate Investor

Real Estate Investing

Troublesome adjusters can appear in just about any situation during the claims process. It may be that the person you are dealing with has a brash personality or maybe he/she is just having a “bad day.” Most adjusters that you encounter are upstanding, fair and ethical individuals who have a true concern about your loss […]

10 Personal Finance Tips For Young Adults

Personal Finance Tips

I’d like to share a few tips that my wife and I use to control our financial situation. Through these techniques we have been able to pay off $19,000 in debt within 9 months of getting married. We also save more than 70% of our income, so we practice what we preach! Tips For Young […]

Successful Investing For Young People

Successful Investing

When you’re young, you want money and you want it fast. You want your independence and are fed up of driving your 15 year-old used car, riding your bike or taking the bus. You’ve started college (or are about to finish) and would rather live in your own place, rented or otherwise, than in dorms. […]

The Benefits of Simple Investment Strategies

Investment Strategies

Investing is important. Wait, what? You’ve heard that before? Okay, I’ll admit I’m not exactly breaking new ground when I say that. But there are many different ways to invest, and asking 100 different people about the best way to do it is likely to give you 100 different answers. So while we all know […]

Frugal Is The New Cool

Frugal

Thank goodness being frugal is now considered in! Before the recession hit frugal basically meant cheap. Even though the two words are totally different they were very much linked together. You didn’t talk about how you saved money. Instead people talked about what they had and what they just bought. It was about the nice […]