Interest Rates and When You Should Care

This post is inspired by reader Katie from the Science Scholars podcast, who was interested in how to evaluate interest rates. We’re going to break up interest rates into two categories: interest you may have to pay versus interest you may receive. Interest you may have to pay Typically when we talk about paying interest … Continue reading "Interest Rates and When You Should Care"

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Retirement Accounts Part 3ish: The Fairest of Them All

I’ve written previously about Retirement Accounts, as well as which type of IRA is my favorite. As a review, let’s take a look at the beautiful image above that Joe has created. The pipe at the very top is the regular brokerage account. Before we can contribute to this account we have to pay taxes … Continue reading "Retirement Accounts Part 3ish: The Fairest of Them All"

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The New Drive on the Interface: Basics Pt. 5

After harping on the importance of a fast main Disk Drive again and again and again, it’s finally time to jump into the specifics of my absolute favorite computer upgrade: the Solid State Drive. Just, maybe, not quite yet.  First, check out this video from the Slow Mo Guys.  They take apart a hard drive … Continue reading "The New Drive on the Interface: Basics Pt. 5"

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