Monthly Archive: August 2015

The Dog That Caught The Car 0

The Dog That Caught The Car

Joanna’s family comes from a relatively poor background. “My parents left their home country in the 1980s to escape civil war, and came here, so it wasn’t easy for them. Growing up I didn’t...

Constructing A Beautiful Financial Machine 0

Constructing A Beautiful Financial Machine

I find myself sitting across from Clarissa*, a 25 year old woman who appears to have it all. “College was a calculated financial decision” she says, referring to her choice to go to a...

Breathing Fresh Life into the Monte Largo Financial Blog 0

Breathing Fresh Life into the Monte Largo Financial Blog

Where Did The Blog Go? Six months ago, in early February, I got very sick. It was the kind of sickness that lingers for weeks. It’s the kind that makes you want to wrap...