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Antiquated Procurement Process Blocks Cities from Digital Age

From the perspective of a city trying to move operations into the digital age, software often seems overpriced, inflexible, and more complicated than flying a jet, with no clear measurable return on investment either in cost savings or improved service delivery.   2,033 more words

City & Town Level

Credit Unions are awesome

Consider this a sequel to my prior post where I talked about banks. Credit Unions are very similar to banks. They accept deposits and withdrawals and make loans. 392 more words

Financial Literacy

Airex Market: Discover & shop a la carte financial research, apps and info

By Efi Pylarinou

Airex Market’s vision is to become the Amazon of financial information (data, research, apps and APIs). A NY based virtual company that wants to commoditize some of these products, reduce costs for other products and services consumed by institutional users, but most importantly aims to provide a platform for… 722 more words


Financial Independence Calculator

For those that love graphs, numbers, and excel. This one is for you.

In my quest for financial independence I’m always on the look out for new tools and tips. 122 more words

Financial Independence

I got money in the bank

Today we take a lesson from the rap stars and learn about money in the bank.

I think most people take their bank for granted and treat them like commodities. 636 more words

Financial Independence

What's your time worth?

You know that old saying where if there was $100 on the floor, and someone famous (lets say Oprah) walked by. It would actually cost her more money to take the time to pick up that Benjamin. 392 more words

Financial Independence

Annuities: Good or Bad?

What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word “nitroglycerin?”

I’ll give you a second to think about that….

My guess is that you either answered “explosives” OR “heart attack treatment.” 226 more words