Small Money Mistakes That Have Big Consequences

Don’t forget to enter to win an iPad 3 here at PET.  You’ve heard “it’s the little things that count”, right? I’m sure everyone can name many little things that have more meaning than a big event in their lives. The same can be said about finances – it is often the little things you do, the small actions you … … Continue reading

Should Environmental Groups Take Money From Dirty Polluters?

Don’t forget to enter to win an iPad 3 here at PET.  While many groups dedicated to saving the planet have green-colored logos and pleasant, naturey-sounding names, where they get a percentage of their funding from may surprise the most ardent environmentalist. Most of the money these organizations receive is, in-fact, from regular people like you and I … … Continue reading

Savings Accounts and Stock Investments: Uses, Values and Differences

With an unstable economy, credit card debt and the pending collapse of Social Security, it is wise to decide early on how to maximize earnings. Making the most of hard-earned money means giving more value to every cent netted. That means money is not spent on unnecessary things, and instead is allowed to grow over an … … Continue reading

Is Gold a Good Investment For You?

With all the uncertainty in the market these days, many individual investors are looking for a safe haven to keep their money safe.  One of the most popular investments that match this criteria is investing in gold.  However, investing in gold is much different than investing in traditional stocks and bonds, so here is what … … Continue reading