These Coins Cost More to Make than They’re Worth

Empty your pockets. What’s in there? A half-eaten pack of gum, a few dollar notes, some crumbs from your morning bagel? Maybe even some coins? Have you ever taken a second...

Friday’s Fun Fact: Penny Wise, Pound Foolish

There's an old British saying that goes: "Penny wise, pound foolish." No, the saying doesn't mean that those who have less money are wiser. If that were true,...

Why Did Steve Jobs Only Make $1 A Year? (And What You Can Learn...

From now on, you can boast that you make a higher salary than Steve Jobs ever made in his time as Apple CEO. Every year from 1997...

How Do Banks Make Money: The Honest Truth

With the recent Wells Fargo fraud making headlines everywhere, some may want to know where banks are actually making their money. The core of the banking business...

7 Incredible Finance Documentaries That Will Make You A Better Investor

If the Great Recession was good for anything, it gave us a slate of incredible finance documentaries from filmmakers attempting to make sense of the aftermath. While some...

9 Stock Market Jargon Terms Explained

Have you ever opened up the business section of a newspaper and wondered - what in Wall Street’s name are they talking about? The all-too-common use of stock market jargon...