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Welcome to my money blog! If you like talking about saving, hustling, investing, getting rid of debt, and my personal favorite - growing your net worth (I display mine every month here), you will probably like this site. If you think money is lame, you probably won't. Take a look around and see what you think :) You can learn more about me here, and pass me a note anytime here.

- J. Money

What I’m Doing With All My “Challenge” Savings

April 15, 2015
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If you can believe it, we’re now into month #8 of our 12 month experiment already! And so far we’ve saved a sexy $3,843.70 pretty much out of thin air. Here’s a snapshot of my account: Some of it took more work (hustling on Craigslist) while others didn’t at all (making a few phone calls), but the moral of the story is quite clear by […]

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Entrepreneur Tips From a 9 y/o

April 13, 2015
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If you woke up this morning needing some side hustle motivation, you came to the right spot. I was forwarded this incredible story last week about a kid and his arcade made solely out of cardboard and tape, and I haven’t been able to get it out of my mind since. Which means it’s something that probably needs to get stuck in your mind too […]

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Last Week Today: Coffee, Money, Hustling, Music

April 10, 2015
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Good morning my fiscal friends! How art thee and thine’s money this week? Art thou happy and glee? My friend Lil’ Kim certainly is ;) You might remember her as my very 1st money coaching client and she’s still working hard to reach FIGMY$HIT status. Lately she’s taken a renewed interest in starting her own photography/art business up again so I’ve been giving her some […]

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Freedom > Money > Stuff

April 8, 2015
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Print this off and put it in your wallet this week: Freedom > Money > Stuff FREEDOM = Being able to do whatever the hell you want, whenever the hell you want. And it’s what happens when you’ve got your $$$ on lock and the system in place where you can actually *not need* to think about money anymore. It’s all working behind the scenes […]

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Net Worth Update: $477,624.11 [ -$3k, Womp Womp]

April 6, 2015
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What up what up $$ lovers! You been tracking your net worth over there like good little boys and girls? You know it’s the best way to measure how well you’re doing financially right? Whether you’re paying off debts or saving or investing or building a mini hustle empire? Well if you don’t, now you do. And don’t make me reach through the screen and […]

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This Week in Money, Business and Overall Bad-Assery

April 3, 2015
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Hey guys! I’m thinking of doing a new series here where I share a bunch of cool/random/interesting stuff that goes down in my world every week, and wanna know if you find it helpful. It’ll be mostly $$$ related stuff of course, but I’ll also include personal and blog/business items as well. Let’s try it now and see how it goes, eh? :) ******************************** Best […]

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The One-Page Financial Plan [New $$ Book & Giveaway]

April 1, 2015
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There’s a new finance book out called “The One-Page Financial Plan” by Carl Richards, and I was pleased to see three copies of it sitting in my P.O. Box when I checked it this week. (Shout out to Penguin Random House and the XY Planning Network! Y’all rock!) If that name Carl Richards sounds familiar, it may be because you’ve read his first book, The Behavior […]

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4 Memories That Impacted My Finances the Most

March 30, 2015
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One of the beauties of running Rockstar Finance is that I get to see a ton of cool ways to talk about money that doesn’t sound like the same thing over and over again, even though it is ;) Unfortunately that also means I have to sift through hundreds of articles every day that DO actually sound the same (the point of Rockstar is to […]

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