The prospect of being able to fund the costs of your children’s college education can feel daunting. Particularly if your children want to go to a private four-year university directly out of high school, you are probably wondering how you’ll afford a $50,000+ annual tuition bill and all of theContinue Reading

What is the Central Bank? Surprisingly, a lot of people don’t know what the central bank actually is. Currently, the central bank is the Federal Reserve System that provides services for the United States’ banking system, monetary policy, and issuing currency. When and Why did the Central Bank Begin? The CentralContinue Reading

Having a personal family banking system is easier than you think. It appears that individuals (turned families) have become accustomed to banks (or The Feds) telling them what to do with their money – how to save it, how to borrow it, and what to spend the borrowed money on.Continue Reading

Banking with Whole Life Insurance gives the average American the opportunity to be in control of their personal economy. The Quandary: Our current free market economy has been seen as “under attack” from many individuals in the U.S. – news reporters, politicians, lobbyists and business owners. Regardless of how theContinue Reading

“Any fool can make a fortune; it takes a man of brains to hold onto it,” Commodore Vanderbilt, Fortune’s Children: The Fall of the House of Vanderbilt (Forbes.com). Though Vanderbilt amassed one of the greatest fortunes during The Gilded Age– $300M in today’s standards- by the late 1940s, the family’sContinue Reading