Eric Tyson, best-selling author of Personal Finance for Dummies and Investing for Dummies, economist and advisor, analyzes financial news and provides financial planning insights. Eric Tyson's got your back and is looking out for you!

Membership Benefits

Like FREE Content? Read this!

Using the News

From economics to international affairs, an examination of Trump's early months
But, increasing numbers of states are raising their exemption amounts or eliminating these taxes altogether
Why too much of this tends to eventually be bad news for stock prices
Post Mortem on the 2016 Election and Implications for Your Money Decisions
Should you skew your investment allocation towards "undervalued" asset classes

Worth Examining

Simplifies collection and analysis of lots of helpful community and real estate data
New monitoring devices make home measuring and tracking over time a snap
This website provides lots of useful and searchable data to find your ideal neighborhoods
An illuminating graphic that shows bad news coupled with stock market returns
Uncertainty of likely tax law changes makes planning more challenging

The Straight Scoop

Weighing the pros and cons of saving money inside versus outside retirement accounts  
Evaluating the advice to set up shop for the tax breaks
Do you have what it takes to succeed and be happy at running your own business?
If Trump Advisor Steve Bannon had read Investing For Dummies, Trump might not be President!
Monthly and other fees often bigger consideration than interest rate


Read More >>


Preferred Portfolios

Boost your returns by reducing your investing taxes
See how stocks and commodities compare regarding the risk of losing money
Keeping perspective on where the markets have been and may be heading
Deciding on the specific recipe or mix of investments is a hugely important's how to make the best decision
Currently recommended mutual funds

Book/Research Summaries

What methods and strategies work best at calming your nerves and staying balanced
A look at the accuracy of future forecasts by analysts who widely miss the mark
Research study highlights what works and what doesn't and why
Words of wisdom from noted crime prevention authority Jeff McKissack
Why do we have financial market bubbles and crashes? New research from the London School of Economics explains why and you can profit from the insights.

Guru Watch

Forecaster who Reuters calls a "top investor," "heavyweight" and "insider" now calling for even more severe downturn...but what is his track record?
Ronald Reagan’s former budget director continues making waves in the press  
Donald Trump embroiled in numerous lawsuits over costly seminar promises
On air investing pundit's stock picks aren't so hot either
Cook Paid Financial Price and Served Seven Years in Federal Prison


Read More >>