The other day I found a few minutes of spare time to log into my online bank account and check on my cash reserves. $0.42 of interest for the month of July. Really? Ouch. So much for calling that an "investment."
In these modern times of record low interest rates and checking accounts -- oftentimes yielding somewhere around 0% -- investors are left wondering where money can be parked while not more »
Today, something happened to me that will likely change my life forever: I accidentally drove over a five-foot king snake. You see, I live out in the outskirts of San Diego and when the weather gets hot, much like it did today during this beautiful day in March, the snakes come out looking to capitalize on the blistering Southern California sun. I didn't mean to steamroll the poor guy more »
When I was younger, just a lad out of high school you might say, I had a dream of becoming a body builder. Never mind the fact I was only 5'8", weighed 140 pounds and had legs that would have made a chicken roll on the floor laughing. What can I say? I was a little ambitious. My spirit couldn't be broken and -- believe it or not -- my more »