Should You Just Donate to Charity Instead of Going to IHOP’s Free Pancake Day?

“He who goes to bed hungry dreams of pancakes.” –Proverb (probably attributed to Aunt Jemima) March 3, 2015 is National Pancake Day from IHOP. You go, get free pancakes, and the cost is a donation of whatever you think is appropriate to give to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. I love the notion and the […]

Why Should I Pay for Financial Advice When There’s All This Free Information Out There?

“Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.” –Aesop Most people nowadays turn to the Internet for advice on a score of subjects. Want to know how long to grill a salmon? Do situps really get you a ripped six pack? Does my dog have fleas? How much money do I need to retire? […]