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Lessons from the Miss Universe 2015

On Monday I had to take a bed rest to get well in time for a niece’s wedding, Christmas and a planned trip. Little did I know that my bed rest would be a very exciting morning. I ended up watching the 2015 Miss Universe Pageant while taking my breakfast in bed. My husband, who was ready to leave for work, couldn’t leave right away especially when the swimsuit competition…

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Why do higher interest rates bring down bond prices? (Explain to me as if I were a 7-year old Series #1)

One of the things that I developed when I became a full-time mom was to simplify abstract concepts. I would read books on Finance and life philosophies, then over dinner with my sons I would talk bits and pieces of the nuggets of wisdom I get from them in easy to understand language. In retrospect, I wasn’t only doing it for them…