My struggles started when I realized I had enough money not to work anymore. Math has always been a strength of mine, but it’s also a curse. I knew, given historical averages and our personal historical spending, I could retire. But, if I run the numbers with a larger house in a higher cost of… Continue reading What are you most afraid of? Go after it.
People say that this is a shift from growth to value that will continue throughout the year. Investors are selling their high flyers and trying to go somewhere safe. Some tech stocks have dropped 20%+, while the S&P 500 is at an all-time high. How can stocks like Twilio have such wild swings while the… Continue reading I Don’t Understand The Stock Market: Indexes
I remember the first day of school after moving and being told to get in a line based on who our homeroom teacher was. I honestly can’t tell you anything about my teacher, their face, age, name, or whether they went by Mr., Mrs., or Miss. I was standing on the blacktop, unsure of what… Continue reading Is This Humanity?
One of the things that has beaten in to my head when trying to understand economics is “Supply & Demand.” It’s why scalpers can sell PS5s for a premium and why you can get a copy of Madden 18 for the price of Jimmy John’s day-old bread. Why can’t a store offer real-time pricing based… Continue reading Supply & Demand