Author Archive | Matt Bell


Is Another Market Crash Coming?

Since my day job involves helping people invest well, I read lots of articles about investing. Some days, that feels like an amazing gift. I get paid, in part, to learn. Other days, it feels like a job hazard.  If you’re new to reading about investing, it can seem perplexing, even maddening. It is common […]

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Profitable Ideas: Travel-Hungry Americans Buying ‘Covid Campers,’ Minimalism’s Many Benefits, and More

Weekly roundup of some of the best personal finance articles from around the web. Scared Americans desperate to travel are buying up “Covid Camper” (MSN). One more way the pandemic is changing our behavior and introducing new words and phrases.  We paid off our mortgage in 7 years — here’s why (Live Your Wage). “Good […]

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How to Get Past the Worry

I still remember the first time we took our first child to the pediatrician. There was nothing wrong; it was just a normal first check-up. However, my face must have looked like I was carrying our newborn across Niagara Falls on a tightrope. The doctor took one look at me and said, “It’s okay, one […]

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