When America's most well-known financial collapse, The Great Depression, happened, the lives of many Americans went into a tailspin. Unemployment rates we hovering around 25% and foreclosure rates reached an all-time high. People were, by and large, unprepared for what was coming at that time, and it sent the United States into a financial hellhole for a good decade or more. We experienced a bit of this again in 2008, as many people lost … [Read more...] about Do You Have a Plan in Case of a Financial Collapse?
Ever wonder how well your state ranks up with the other states with regards to money? Well, now you can find out. My friends over at moneychoice.org created this sweet interactive infographic that allows you to see all 50 states and how they rank with each other. I think it is brilliant. You can see how your state ranks for median home income, GDP, number of millionaires, poverty rate, tax burden, and more. There is a wealth of knowledge … [Read more...] about The Financial States of America – Interactive Map