COOL TIP: How to Find an Executor for Your Estate

Only 40% of all Americans died with a valid will. The remaining 60% died either without ever having created a will or not having a legally enforceable one, , according to author Theodore Hughes. But even more surprisingly, almost 100% of the people who created wills or failed to do so but remarkably little thought … Read more

SCAM WATCH: Online Paid Survey Sites Hacks and Traps

Your “friend” recommends online paid survey sites as a side-gig to make some additional cash.   What that “friend” likely isn’t telling you is that you’ll be lucky to make much more than $2 per hour filling out surveys.  Worse yet, you’ll be repeatedly lied to and upsold.   And even worse, the only way to make … Read more

Disparity of Wealth: Recall Yellen’s October 2014 Speech on Income Inequality

The combined fortunes of the world’s 26 richest individuals reached $1.4 trillion last year — the same amount as the total wealth of the 3.8 billion poorest people.  That’s not a typo.  26 MEN control as much wealth as does half the fricking planet, says Oxfam, a respected international food distribution foundation. According to the … Read more