Investing Series: What is an “MER” (Management Expense Ratio)?
This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- Management Expense Ratios are a fancy way of saying that investors need to pay for the gu
What it costs to buy a home versus renting one
Obviously as I don’t own a home, these are just estimations based on mortgage calculators I found online, and notes from other sites put into one big table. SCENARIO: MONTREA
Wealth Inequality and Distribution in the USA
Many thanks to reader Matthew from my post “Let’s give generous rich folks a break, OK” for directing me to this video! QUICK FACTS FROM THE VIDEO 1% of America h
What my father learned growing up about money
As requested by Jane Savers in response to my own post about what I learned growing up without ever talking about money, I’ll talk briefly about what my dad learned about gro
In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.
One. Blair and Wendy’s outfits on Casual Fridays is basically my go-to uniform minus the sky-high heels and fussy purses that have to be held and can’t be thrown over
Philippines Pantene Commercial Totally Nails it for the Male / Female Double-Standard
Via Jezebel Yep. Story of any woman’s life, especially those of us who work in male-dominated industries or even if we are just starting out in our careers as young women.
Let’s give those generous rich folks a break, okay?
Belle recently linked to an interesting article about charitable giving: ..poorest 20-percent of Americans give 3.2% of their income to charity, while the wealthiest 20-percent giv
First Trimester Trials and Tribulations: How my pregnancy is going so far
So just in case any of you are interested, I thought I’d update all of you on how my first trimester has been. If you aren’t interested in reading about how my first tr
Holiday Gift Guide for the Foodie or Host / Hostess
OTHER GIFT GUIDES: For Her – Under $100 (2013) For Him – Under $100 (2013) For the Traveler (2013) For the Foodie / Host / Hostess (2013) For the Expectant Mother (2013) —
Indian actress Mallika Sherawat talks about Indian society being regressive for women
Via Buzzfeed “With female feticide, infanticide happening on an almost daily basis; with gang rapes making the headlines of almost every newspaper; with honor killings…” “I