This post should perhaps have been titled How to Choose a Broker or maybe asked the question Do You Really Need a Broker? While it is indeed about the best practices surrounding your choice of a broker, I thought it would be much more interesting to look at it from the point of view of the Mark Hanna character played by Matthew McConaughey in the 2013 blockbuster film, The Wolf of Wall Street, when he was imparting some invaluable broker knowledge to Jordan Belfort’s character, played by Leonardo DiCaprio. “The name of the game-,” he said, “moving the money from the client’s pocket to your pocket.” Continue reading
Since budgeting allows you to create a spending plan for your earnings, and ensures that you have enough money for everything you need each month, learning to create and stick to a budget is important. According to My Money Coach, following a budget or spending plan is also the best way to keep you out of debt or help you work your way towards paying off your loans. Continue reading
“You’ve been scammed!”
When it comes to hard-earned money, nobody wants to hear this statement. That’s why wise people go to reliable banks. But how can banks prove they are reliable? Be in the banking business for more than 200 years! Just like Citibank. Well, aside from the number of years, Citibank was also involved in some breakthroughs in the banking industry. One of the first few banks to use ATMs and they also started the very convenient All-Day All-night PC banking.
In today’s society, a growing number of people are turning to investing to supplement their income. The advent of the internet has made it more accessible than ever before, transforming it from the reserve of the old boy’s club to an opportunity that’s open to all.
Welcome to the future!
And this is a future in which we will no longer dabble in anything so primitive as cash or credit cards – oh no! Instead, we will make our transactions via the waves of cyberspace….
Do you ever ask yourself why you’re frugal? Why is it that you think about finance more than the next person?
It’s an interesting question as many people have had to be frugal at one time in their lives then are unable to let go of the frugality even after the absolute necessity has passed.