Better Finances for a Better You

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← Curating the web to find the most interesting and helpful information about your money.

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes

Did you know?

The Founding Father of the United States and famed inventor Benjamin Franklin's face appears on the $100 bill, but you won't find the $ sign. Believe it or not, the $ sign does not appear on any US currency bank notes.

The Faces on Every US Bill →

Word of the week

Consumer Price Index (CPI)

A measure of the average change over time in prices paid by consumers, for a basket of consumers goods and services.

Why the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is Important →


Diving into the world of money management might feel a bit like riding down a river that’s full of twists and surprises. No need to worry - having a good plan can make this entire experience much easier.

Budgeting Tips: 5 Successful Ways to Boost Your Money →

Quote of the week

"Money grows on the tree of persistence."

- Japanese Proverb

Infographic of the week

Just 7 Companies Dominate the Nasdaq 100

Launched in 1985, the Nasdaq 100 index tracks the performance of the largest, and most actively-traded, non-financial companies listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange.

Just 7 Companies Dominate the Nasdaq 100 Companies in the Nasdaq 100, by Weight →


10 Approaches to Smart Investing

Smart investing helps you do three important things: - Allows you to create an additional source of income - Provides for long-term financial security - Helps create sufficient post-retirement wealth

Top 10 ways in which you can become a smart investor →

Serious Stuff

How to deal with money struggles during a financial crisis:

Navigating a financial crisis can be overwhelming.

  • How do you decide what expenses should be prioritized?
  • Should you tap into your retirement accounts?
  • What about asking friends or family for financial help?
  • Should you apply for a payday loan?

The first step of creating your emergency plan is understanding your essential needs.

What to do with your money when crisis hits →

Fun stuff

"Can you pay my bills? Can you pay my telephone bills? Do you pay my automo' bills? If you did then maybe we could chill I don't think you do So, you and me are through"

Which artist is #1 on our Neontrack playlist this week?

Music About Money →

Listen to our Neontrack playlist when you have music and money on your mind.

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