Blog Articles

Doing Good and Doing Well: Socially Responsible Investing

For some, the idea of socially responsible investing seems to invite the notion that profits will be sacrificed. Though you may have heard that socially responsible investments underperform, it isn’t true–investments of all sorts require careful evaluation (Jason Hartman’s first commandment–educate thyself) in order to turn a...

Why is Financial Literacy Important for Families?

Jason Hartman’s team has been noticing that a fair amount of searchers are finding us by asking this simple question—why is financial literacy important? And while we’ve written about a variety of topics, we’re very dedicated to the practice of educating people—of teaching them to be financially...

Contributing to a Retirement Plan

If you’re thinking about your financial future (and we suspect you are, if you’re reading this blog), you’ve probably got some questions about retirement and the types of contributions you’re required to make. If you’re part of an employer sponsored retirement plan, there are choices you can...