Morning! Got a bunch more ideas for your wallet - and life - today, courtesy of some really good looking and smart people - you all :) Hope you find something worth trying out! ***** #1. Double checking all scratched off lottery tickets you find on the ground --> "I don’t spend much out of pocket, but I always check the ones scratched off and on the top of the trash
Morning! Got an interesting note from a reader of the blog, and thought I'd pass it along here in case it helps anyone else in a similar position :) FIRE is awesome, but it is not *everything*!! At least my personal opinion on it! Here's her sitch, followed by my response and then hopefully some feedback from y'all since I'm not too sure I addressed her specific
This is going to be a hodgepodge of thoughts, but couldn't help share them with you today ;) 5 interesting things I've learned recently!! #1. You used to be able to buy human skulls on Ebay! Was checking out a friend's jewelry designs the other day, when I commented on how much I loved the mammoth skull ring he had made and how cool it was... His response was just
Good morning friends!!! Have a really cool story to share with you today, but it's a long one so make sure to tell all your bosses/clients you'll be busy for a while and then grab yourself a nice cup of tea ;) It comes from Doug Lynam, a fellow monk turned money manager, and after stumbling across his story and asking him to share with us, he did us one better and allowed me
What up, what up! Here's a bunch of questions I've answered over recent months in case anyone's been dying to ask them as well ;) Always happy to offer up some free advice, but remember you get what you pay for! Haha... You can reach out to me anytime here and will always do my best to hit you back... Or for quicker responses, find me on Twitter!
Here are a bunch more hacks to add to that FIRE Spreadsheet ;) I was going to wait until I had a little more saved up, but some of these were just way too good to be hidden for long! Haha... Tips don't do anyone good just sitting in the inbox :) Hope you find something new to try! ***** The Landfill Trigger Here’s a little flip to the financial empowerment game.
Good morning! If you're looking for some extra motivation today, hopefully these snippets I'm about to share from the community will do the trick! So many people just killing it out there, which is proof yet again that every last step you take MATTERS with this $$$ stuff... Sometimes it's quick, and other times it takes (much!) longer than desired, but if you keep at it
Last week I asked y'all what hacks you're doing right now to reach FIRE faster, and your answers were just as creative as they were helpful ;) Since not everyone scans the comments or reads my inbox though (at least I hope you can't scan my secrets inbox?!), I wanted to highlight some of my favorite tips here in case you're looking to speed up the process too.... This
Hey guys! Got our first reader question of the year! Check it out, and then hit her back with some feedback from that beautiful mind of yours if you're feeling generous today... I'm sure she's not the only one to ever be put in a situation like this! Hey J$, I’m a longtime reader/lurker of your blog. I love the features where you give someone your opinion on a matter,
Our Financial Confessionals are back! Here's the latest from a guy who not only day trades, but day trades penny stocks 😱 Not a post you'll typically see on this blog since I'm a huge buy-and-hold/index guy, but as promised earlier in the year, I want to be better about sharing other perspectives and strategies out there... Plus, some of his "rules" here are actually