March 2012 Monthly Expenses

Meeting my savings goals for this month was definitely more challenging than in previous months. For one, the weather has started to improve drastically since the onset of daylight savings. Also, I managed to go

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Goals for 2012

It may seem a bit odd to be setting goals 3 months into the year (isn’t this usually done before New Year’s?), but after looking at my portfolio, I decided now was as good a time as any. Plus, putting together a plan on paper (this website) will give me

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Stock Investing Terms for Beginners

So, you are a new investor and have finally decided to get your feet wet and buy some stock! You fire up Google Finance (Google Finance) to do some research and search for your favorite company, let’s say Coca-Cola. You find the corresponding stock symbol (KO) and get the price quote. Next thing you know, you are staring at a screen

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