The Habit of Saving

savings plan

Telling people to “save more money” is empty advice. How? What’s the first step?

Today, Ben Franklin helps us define a real, simple, executable plan.

How Experts Budget: The Best Interest Budget Survey

How experts budget

Are you worried that your budget—or lack thereof—is damaging your financial health? Over a dozen other financial writers contributed to this week’s deep dive into budgets.

All the contributors share one vital beneficial behavior.

Vacation Feedback

The Best Interest is on vacation. So I have three simple ideas if you need your weekly dose of educational financial humor.

Predicting the Future with Startling Accuracy

Christmas in July. Budget. Santa.

Christmas is coming. I know it, you know it, the stock clerks at Target certainly know it. While some people are currently celebrating Christmas in July with sunshine and sandals on, my mind is on Christmas for slightly different reasons. How…

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Slacking Off

We want to be tight, efficient. Why should we waste time on slack?

Confused by Crypto

What’s a Bitcoin? What’s a sh**coin? And is my LEGO necklace a Block Chain?