For savers brave enough to review their recent investment statements, it has been a lost decade. With the booms and busts we have all lived through, money you invested in the stock market has earned you nothing, or less, in the past ten years. If it were not for the tax benefit you receive when investing in your 401k or 403b, many would have been better off keeping their money under their mattresses. Read the rest of this entry »
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Savings? You heard it here first. Well, you heard it from Your Money or Your Life – again and again. Stand still long enough and the world does come back to your door. Saving money – living within your means – is making a comeback. For me it never left, but Read the rest of this entry »
Someone pointed out the irony of the name Made-Off, as in he made off with your money. Joe Dominguez warned again and again about amateurs putting their money in the stock market, especially when a broker or your brother Harry says he has a “sure thing.” He used to tell a story Read the rest of this entry »
Bernard Madoff was a financial advisor to the rich and famous. He and his firm managed billions of dollars for high net worth clients as well as multi national corporations and many well known foundations. He was arrested last week … Read the rest of this entry »
My community here on Whidbey Island blew a big gust of wind in my sails on Thursday. 75 people filled Thomas Berry Hall at the Whidbey Institute to hear my stories about Joe and the seminar and the book and my decade of work trying to pry Americans fingers off the “joy stick” of consumerism. I stepped onto the stage and started to cry – oh well. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Vicki Robin
In this video, I give an overview of the Your Money or Your Life program, the new book edition, and this website.
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