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Smart401k: A Service That Better Helps You Invest Your 401(k) Money

June 15, 2015
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Hey guys! Came across a new tool I think some of y’all will like :) You know when your HR department gives you a list of funds to choose from for your 401(k) (or 403(b), TSP, 457, etc), but you never know what to invest in? Or how much or what %? This service I just came across will tell you what to do based […]

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LaBeouf, Reality Shows, and The First Ever Credit Card

June 12, 2015
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“If you want to be broke, do broke people stuff. If you want to be rich, do rich people stuff.” – Chris Peach Gooooooood morning my fiscally conscious friends! How’s your money saving, investing, clearing away debts this week? Anyone kill any credit cards or student loans? We had a major weight lifted off our shoulders this week when we found out our tenants are […]

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Financial Domination: a Fetish My Wallet Opts Out Of!

June 10, 2015
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It’s funny to go from writing about my mother to financial fetishes, but I couldn’t help pass this one up. (Hope you’re not reading anymore, mom!) Did you know there was something out there called Financial Domination?? I didn’t, until this guy emailed me about it and I almost spit out my coffee. Here’s what he wrote: I notice that you’ve previously featured x-rated jobs […]

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Interview w/ My Mom Who Just Found Out She Can Retire Anytime She Wants :)

June 8, 2015
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My Mom: “We just met with our financial planner and she says we can retire whenever we want.” Me: “What??? Seriously? Are you going to do it?” My Mom: “I think so! I’m tired of working.” Me: “Can I interview you for my blog? This is awesome.” My Mom: “I’d love to be famous!” That’s how a chat went down with my mother recently :) […]

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What’s Your Financial Personality? [Quiz]

June 5, 2015
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We’re gonna take a break from the weekly roundups today and do something else fun instead. A FINANCIAL PERSONALITY QUIZ – woo! (You know you nerds love ’em ;)) This one’s brought to us by the guys over at Payoff.com, and it’ll literally take you about 30-40 seconds to run through (though you do have to give your email at the end to get your […]

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Just Do You.

June 3, 2015
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You know those times when people look down at you for something? Or think you’re a complete and utter whack job? Or stare at you as if you’re going to murder their children just because your hair stands tall in spikes? ;) Well, to those people we say: I’m gonna do me and you can suck it. Nike may have popularized Just Do It, but […]

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Net Worth Update: $487,648.94 [Up $8,000]

June 1, 2015
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Welcome to June, y’all! How was your weekend? Get into anything fun? We decided to go on a whimsical “let’s just drive somewhere for the day and see where we end up” adventure to celebrate my wife and I’s 7 year anniversary. It was awesome! And reminds us again how much more we prefer experiences over “stuff” – which is why we rarely buy each […]

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It’s 529 Day! (And Apparently “Beef with Banks” Day too)

May 29, 2015
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Goooood Friday, everyone! How’d the week treat you and your money over there? Still on that path to financial freedom? Still telling all of your friends and lovers how awesome my blog is and that if they don’t read it they’re not cool?? Awww, you’re too kind :) Though I hope none of them work at Capital One because I’m about to say some not-so-nice […]

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Side Hustle #57: Production Fit Modeling

May 27, 2015
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[What up, y’all! Gotta cool new side hustle for you today if you like the fashion thing (or just making some killer money :)). My blogger friend Ashley Stetts gives us the scoop on production fit modeling – a much more lucrative way to model apparently! And open to both males and females, though this article is very much skewed female FYI… Let me know […]

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