Investment

A long-term investor does not panic during a market crash

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped over 2000 points within a week in February 2018. Few of my friends panicked and asked, “Have you done anything to save your portfolio from this market crash?” I replied, “I did nothing to change my portfolio. In fact, I did not even realize the Dow Jones dropped over …

Credit

How to get free credit monitoring that covers Experian, Equifax, and Transunion reports?

In my previous post, I explained why it is so important to place a security freeze on your Experian, Equifax, Transunion, Innovis, and ChexSystems reports. I highly recommend you read the previous post before you continue reading this one. Many companies these days charge around $9 a month for monitoring credit reports to detect any …

Credit, Travel

The best credit cards and checking account for international travelers

If you travel abroad or you plan to travel abroad in the future, then it is time for you to shop for a good Visa or MasterCard credit card that does not charge foreign transaction fees at all no matter what country you are visiting. Also, you should have a checking account that charges no …