The Winter Holidays Are Almost Here: Thoughtfulness Counts!

The Winter Holidays Are Almost Here: Thoughtfulness Counts!

It’s that time of year when people search and search for just-the-right gifts at just-the-right-prices for friends and loved ones. The National Retail Federation expects holiday sales to rise by 3.6 percent to 4.0 percent this year and total about $680 billion. The...
Are You Bullish About Pet Tech?

Are You Bullish About Pet Tech?

Early in the last century, authors like Anna Sewell (Black Beauty) and Jack London (White Fang) wrote stories that encouraged readers to understand and empathize with animals. Today, entrepreneurs are developing devices to help people better understand pets. Here are...
Knowing Why You are Saving Makes it Easier to Stop Spending

Knowing Why You are Saving Makes it Easier to Stop Spending

Personal finance decisions are actually pretty simple. We already know that we should be saving money every month. We know that we shouldn’t be eating out as much as we do. We know that we could probably drive a less expensive vehicle. And we (I) know that it isn’t...
Things You Didn’t Know Your Cat Wanted

Things You Didn’t Know Your Cat Wanted

Cat wine didn’t win the first Pet Care Innovation Prize – that went to a dishwasher-safe bowl that connects to the pet owner’s phone and Wi-Fi – but the product has been in the news. Hostilities appear to have broken out between competing start-up companies that make...
2 Key Drivers of Investing Success

2 Key Drivers of Investing Success

When it comes to long-term asset-building and investing success, what actions really matter? From concerns over global markets, politics and bubbles to worries about inflation, taxes and fees, there are many things on investors’ minds today. But, in actuality,...
Three Economic Puzzles Are Resolving

Three Economic Puzzles Are Resolving

Greg Ip, Chief Economics Commentator at The Wall Street Journal, was blogging about business cycles. He wrote, “After a perplexing start to the year, the economy is starting to make sense…[Recently released data] has begun to help solve three puzzles that have hung...
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