October 28, 2017

Let’s make one thing clear right from the get-go, this will not be a very popular post. It is not a feel-good article or one with a happy ending. This post is strictly business. The same way that your company will have no problem letting you go if they can increase the...

September 28, 2017

Have more than $200 to your name? Congratulations! You’re wealthier than 12% of all Americans. The Federal Reserve has released data from its 2016 consumer finance survey and the results are terrifying.


This data is compiled every three years and is conducted...

September 18, 2017

Too often when people are looking at their financial situation they only consider what’s already happened. This makes sense after all, since nothing in the future is guaranteed. A person’s net worth, for example, is what a person currently owns less anything that they...

September 10, 2017

Today’s post is contributed by Amy Nickson, a passionate writer on finance. Amy is a professional blogger whom has started her own blog and also works as a contributor for the Oak View Law Group. Please share your opinions by commenting below.

It is true that life doesn...

September 2, 2017

It was the best of times, it was the best of times. Or at least it was for homeowners in either New York City or San Francisco.

Two cities known for their storied histories, diverse cultures, and global influences, New York City and San Francisco are both very different...

August 26, 2017

Dear Mary,

Let me start by saying that you’re doing an amazing job. From one Oakland County native to another, it’s been fun watching you progress. General Motors has been a well-oiled, profit generating machine over the last several years and you’ve been a major piece...

August 23, 2017

Minimalism and music. Two things typically not associated with each other. The most popular songs you’ll hear on the radio today are about living a lavish lifestyle and flaunting what one has. Due to this, it was quite difficult finding quality songs to make the cut. U...

August 16, 2017

We all know the cost of healthcare in America is rising. In fact, healthcare costs in the United States have been increasing at an alarming rate, substantially outpacing general inflation. Regardless of the source of information, the statistics are staggering. Data fro...

August 4, 2017

Curious to know how your 401(k) balance stacks up to peers in your age group? Find out here along with other average 401(k) balance and contribution rate details.

July 22, 2017

Why is it that 92% of people who set New Year’s resolutions fail at achieving them? Many times, it’s due to a lack of consistency. It’s easy to change for a small amount of time, but it’s a completely different story trying to change your habits for the long haul. One...

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August 25, 2018

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Welcome to Financial Fixation.  A new blog for everything personal finance related.  Here I'll share ideas for how a person can up their personal savings game, accumulate wealth, and possibly even exit the good old rat race.

This blog is for entertainment purposes only and is not a recommendation to buy or sell any investments. Please seek out a registered financial advisor for specific investment strategies for your own situation.

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