Monthly Archive:: August 2013

What If You Had Bought Apple Stock In 1980?

Many investors are experiencing hindsight regret by not taking firm action with Apple long ago. In December 12, 1980, one share of Apple stock (APPL) was worth $2.75, which has grown to $396.75 in August 2011. Since 2005, Apple stock prices have experienced an upward climb with the acclaim of the iPod and release of

Valentine’s Day Spending

we break down the dollars behind Valentine’s Day romance: how much are people spending on flowers, candy, greeting cards and sparkly baubles? What should you buy for your Valentine this year? And what’s going on with Virginia Beach? Link

A Visual Guide to Budgeting Your Money

Have a Starbucks coffee fix you can’t seem to kick? Would it make you think twice about buying a $3 latte every day if you realized you spent more than $21 a week on liquid which equals $84 a month or $1008 a year? If you follow this infographic, you can save thousands of dollars

The Real Cost of Apple’s iPhone

The iPhone is the pride and joy of Apple — and it contributes a big part to the company’s bottom line. Apple doesn’t manufacture any of the components and it doesn’t even assemble them into the final product — all of that work is outsourced, to Samsung, Foxconn, Micron, Texas Instruments, AKM Semiconductor, and others