Crash or Correction or Bear Market?

Considering what is happening in the markets, I wanted to share with you a letter that I sent out to my clients this morning. As a review, let’s take a look at what is happening in real time…. Read More

UPDATE: Stock Market Pattern Signaling Trouble Ahead

A few weeks ago, I wrote about a troubling pattern that has been developing over the past 13 years in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.   I wanted to give you an update. As a review, the stock market… Read More

Which Method of Getting Out of Debt is Best?

The Snowball method is one of the best ways of getting out of debt once and for all.  I wrote about the method in my book Deceptive Money.  It is real easy to understand.  For example, let’s say… Read More

An Easy Way to Determine the Risk Level of Your Mutual Fund

With the market gyrating all over the place, it is time to think about risk.  If the market goes into a large decline, how will your retirement savings hold up? There are a lot of technical ways to… Read More

5 Year Old Billed for Missing a Birthday Party

By Bob Brooks January 20, 2014 From the “you can’t make this stuff up department”…… A 5 year old, Alex, decided that he had better things to do and was a no show at his schoolmate’s birthday party. … Read More

Credit Karma – Is Free Worth It?

By Bob Brooks January 5, 2015 Every time I come across a company advertising a great deal, I always want to read the fine print. The devil, so to speak, is always in the details. advertises that… Read More