Ok, here we go again! It’s another rant! And the dragons are back!!! Yea!! This is not a mad-rant like some others (ahem, Hilton), but it is a topic that gets me at least a bit feisty. Today’s issue is one that I hear quite often — frequently enough that I want to...
By: The Poor Swiss People may have started this New Year with lots of hope and life goals to improve their financial life. They are making new plans to reduce their monthly expenses, consolidate multiple debts, create savings accounts and an emergency fund to handle their money well. Controlling...
By: Marc | Vital Dollar Every new homeowner dreams of the day that their mortgage will be paid off. Waiting 30 years can seem like an eternity, and getting the opportunity to pay it off early can be a huge relief. But does paying off your mortgage impact your life...
Donald Trump ordering air strikes against Syria makes it timely to look at Bashar Al-Assad’s net worth — and other world leaders.With Syria likely to experience blight for generations as a result of a seven-year civil war, the wealth of the country’s leader makes a disturbing contrast.Bashar Al-Assad’s Net...
I have gotten dozens of requests for book requests from Money Habit readers. The right book can be a real game-changer. So without further ado, here are my 9 favorite personal finance and career books. Book Recommendations –  YMOYL was one of the the first personal finance books I read...
You’ve likely heard about all of the existing gender “gaps” when it comes to women and money.The wage gap, debt gap, investing gap, and the wealth gap are all big concerns for women as they try to improve their financial health and build a solid financial house.Another gender gap...
Banning personal use of campaign funds is a legislative priority of Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam and was part of the integrity agenda last year of GOP gubernatorial nominee Ed Gillespie.Republicans on a Senate committee on Tuesday sunk a bill to do just that — a bill sponsored by one...
'They sent me overseas to kill people for them and told me it was for the good of the Country. So when they asked me to do it for them in the States it felt no different. The real truth is, I did it for the money and I...
Put down the latte and listen up: If you're like the millions of Americans living paycheck to paycheck, saving money needs to be on the top of your to-do list. Like, stat.  Understanding personal finance can be intimidating. You know how much money you make and you’re trying to save...
0SharesCabinet has directed that a review is made in the recently implemented new tax measures, particularly in the Mobile Money transactions to exempt transactions of the 1% levy where one is depositing money on their personal mobile number.This clarification was made by the State Minister for Planning, David Bahati...