- University of AlabamaAdjunct Instructor, present
- Cole Financial PlanningFounder and Owner, 2005 - present
Short Term Lending is Bad for Your Financial Health
President Barak Obama is coming to Birmingham this week with one of the rumored topics to be pay day lending. Here's an infographic from Ner
I Switched to a Standing Desk, So Now You Should, Too - The New Yorker
According to an important WebMD article that my friend Tony described to me, every minute you spend sitting shaves several years off your li
Robert Reich: Harvard Business School is ruining America
The former secretary of labor explains how the famed university is complicit in the country's widening inequality
Effective Succession Planning For Financial Advisors And The Problems Wi...
For years, industry commentators have been anticipating an “onslaught” of retiring baby boomer advisors who will begin to engage in successi
Why Individuals Should File And Suspend Their Social Security Benefits –...
The Social Security file-and-suspend strategy has been used primarily for couples to coordinate the delay of individual retirement benefits
How to Not Listen to People in Poverty | Perspectives | BillMoyers.com
Conservative members of the House Budget Committee showed up at a recent hearing on poverty to preach what they think they already know abou
World Cup 2014 in Birmingham, Alabama: USA vs. Belgium
World Cup 2014 in Birmingham, Alabama USA vs. Belgium Good People Brewing Birmingham, Alabama Tuesday, July 1st 2014 -David DSmithImages "Mo
World Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann names preliminary 30-man USMNT roster; Eddie...
America, meet your final 30. Jurgen Klinsmann named his preliminary roster on Monday for next month's World Cup in Brazil. And although it i
Who’s Training Your Retirement Navigator? - MoneyBeat - WSJ
Think it’s hard to get objective advice about saving money for retirement? Try getting objective advice about taking out money during retire
A Few Financial Tips for Couples on Valentine's Day
Tomorrow is Valentine's Day. You haven't forgotten have you? MetLife apparently didn't. They sent out several brief financial tips for coupl
5 Tech Products That Will Be Dead in 5 Years | TIME.com
With the speed of innovation in the tech industry, we can’t know every piece of technology that will fill our everyday lives in five years,
Indexing: "the worst way to invest, except for all the others"
Investing in index funds vs. individual securities is the best bet for individual investors, according to academic studies and nearly all re