Time in the Market Savings Rate Report – April 2018 – My Tax Refund

Time in the Market Savings Rate Report – April 2018 – My Tax Refund

[This savings rate report about my tax refund may contain affiliate links at no cost to you] I'm generally pretty lazy when it comes to taxes and always do them close to the deadline. Luckily, the government is an efficient machine and gets any money owed back to me pretty quickly. My goal is to owe $0 [...]

Portfolio Review – May 2018 – the stock market today

Portfolio Review – May 2018 – the stock market today

The stock market today is an interesting one. Investors have benefited from a nearly uninterrupted run up this decade. That's why it almost seemed out of character to see the small stumble this year. The stock market can fall? What madness is this? January started off strong with the S&P 500 returning over 5%. However, [...]

Time in the Market dividend review – April 2018 – Apple dividend increase

Time in the Market dividend review – April 2018 – Apple dividend increase

It's the end of April and we finally have some nice weather. The start of May also brought some good news in the form of an Apple dividend increase! During their earnings call on May 1st, Apple announced a $100B stock buyback program plus a 16% dividend increase payable in May. That's good news for [...]

Visiting all of the book stores in Connecticut for $500 in gift cards!

Visiting all of the book stores in Connecticut for $500 in gift cards!

Guys, apparently April 28th is independent book store day. Who knew? I sure didn't until Friday(the 27th). That's when my buddy Facebook told me about it. It said "hey dude, check out this event your friends are interested in, it's cool and stuff." It was the Independent Bookstore Day Passport and it was happening in [...]