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The Best Books For New Investors
  • The Best Books For New Investors

The Best Books For New Investors

By |February 13th, 2015|

Your very first year as an investor is the most important. The decisions you make your first year of investing will determine a lot about how you will invest for the rest of your career. Make the right choices, and you’ll be set up for long term success and wealth. But make the wrong […]

A Review of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham
  • A Review of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

A Review of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

By |November 21st, 2014|

The Intelligent Investor is the famous book written by Warren Buffet’s mentor, Benjamin Graham. This is one of the must read books for both average investors and Wall St. Brokers. In this Benjamin Graham’s book, he lays out his philosophy of investing and some key investing ideas that allow anyone to beat the market by […]

A Personal Finance Thriller
  • A Personal Finance Thriller

A Personal Finance Thriller

By |October 16th, 2014|

For the last six months or so I have been working on my first novel, a personal finance thriller entitled Cream City Hustle. While there are financial thrillers out there, it is a fairly small genre. I’m not even certain that a would be sub-genre, personal finance thrillers, has any entrants. If so, it has […]

Big Personal Finance eBook Giveaway Contest
  • Big Personal Finance eBook Giveaway Contest

Big Personal Finance eBook Giveaway Contest

By |September 10th, 2014|

I figured it’s been a while since I hosted a giveaway contest here at Modest Money. In the past I would give away cash or physical prizes like iPads. That stuff is cool and all, but it doesn’t really seem to fit in with a personal finance blog. Sure the cash might help your […]

The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing Book Review
  • The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing Book Review

The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing Book Review

By |March 28th, 2013|

For a while now I’ve been wanting to be more active in my financial endeavors and get more into investing. You always hear all these stories of people getting their money working for them with solid investments. Meanwhile my money had been sitting in lousy mutual funds that bank reps had somehow convinced me […]