Who is Middle Class Nowadays?

New research from the Pew Research center says it matters how big your household is...see below.

A Minimalist Lifestyle

Simplifying your life isn’t about your possessions — it’s about value.

Some Perspective

"The Best Things In Life Are Free. The second best things in life are very, very expensive."  - Coco Chanel

How Airlines Price Flights

Everything you ever wanted to know about some flights are expensive and some are not...

Top Five Regrets of The Dying

As a comprehensive financial planner I often engage clients in discussions about working toward aligning their deepest held values with their practical goals. The aim being to live a better more fullfiling life and being sure that all your daily efforts are working towards meaningful outcomes.

Is $100,000 middle class in America?

There’s a prolonged pause when I ask Lyft driver Gaby Osegueda if her family is middle class. Her smile fades as she thinks about it for a while.

“Yeah, I think so. I don’t even know what the middle class is anymore,” says Osegueda, who with her husband earns nearly $100,000 a year in the San Francisco area.

How "Living Within Your Means" Looks for Affluent Vs. The Average Family

To “live within your means” simply means to spend less on your lifestyle than you generate in earnings. Your “means” is your income. To live within that threshold, spend less than you earn.

Marijuana Laws State Map in 2017

Notice a trend?

The "Can't vs Won't" Problem

Today I read a story in the newspaper about the Strohs family beer empire and how the family's subsequent generations squandered the bulk of several billions dollars.

Poverty End In Sight?

In 1990 roughly 66% of Chinese citizen lived in poverty. By 2013, that number had fallen to just 2% Crazy, right?

Check out this info-graphic for more information on the subject...

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