Posts from Eric Rosenberg

Eric is the founder and editor of Narrow Bridge Finance. He is a financial analyst with an MBA and undergraduate finance degree. He has worked in banking and wants to share what he learned to help you save time, money, and headache.

Chrome Extensions to Save You Money

Chrome Extensions to Save You Money

Internet Explorer. More like Internet Exploder. Mozilla Firefox. That’s so 2011. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in the world with nearly 44% of all internet traffic. That is nearly double the next biggest browser. If you are using anything but Chrome, you might be missing out on some of the biggest money […]

September 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

September 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

What a busy month this has been. I have a lot to share with you. I took a long trip, started a new job, and have pivoted again with some of my business strategies. Read about my online income, and my new plans, in this month’s earnings and investments update.

5 Backyard Budget Entertaining Ideas

5 Backyard Budget Entertaining Ideas

Having friends over is a ton of fun. I love entertaining and hosting people for parties, dinners, and fun evenings. But hosting events can get expensive quick. Here are five budget entertaining ideas to have people over while the weather is nice without blowing your budget.

5 Things to Do When You Need Money Now

5 Things to Do When You Need Money Now

Many people face a time in their lives when they are in dire need of money. Whether it’s a loss of income or an unexpected bill, being put into a position where you need quick cash to pay the bills is very stressful. If you are in this position, you have a few ways to […]

How I Turned a Layoff into a $6,000 Raise

How I Turned a Layoff into a $6,000 Raise

I’ll never forget the morning that I found out my old company had been acquired. While getting ready for my day of volunteering, I turned on Denver’s 9 News just like every morning. But this day was different. Business reporter Greg Moss, usually entertaining me with market and local business news, was telling me that […]

Should My IRA Charge Me a Maintenance Fee?

Should My IRA Charge Me a Maintenance Fee?

Narrow Bridge Finance reader Yvonne sent in a question about IRA fees for her account at Meryl Lynch. She received a letter that said her annual account fee would be going up to $100 per year, and that didn’t pass her gut check. Here’s her question.

August 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

August 2014 Earnings and Investments Update

What a great time of the year! We are out on our bikes at least once a week exploring our new city. We are traveling around the country. We are spending time with friends and family. And, on top of that, with the great weather we can drink beer on patios.

What is a HELOC?

What is a HELOC?

If you pick up the Wall Street Journal on any particular day, you might find an article that mentions HELOCs. You probably see that word on a poster or rate board at your local bank as well. You might get something in the mail (or e-mail) from your credit union advertising the best HELOC rates around. That is all great if you know what a HELOC is. Consider this post HELOCs for dummies.

How to Deal with Money Between Jobs

How to Deal with Money Between Jobs

The search for a new job can be stressful, especially if you’ve got bills to pay and a family to look after. In the current financial climate it could take you a while to find work, so it pays to look after your finances as well as you can while you’re between jobs.