How We Reached a Net Worth of $100k at Age 25

A lot of people work their entire lives and never even have $10k in savings. Not my wife and I. We recently got our net worth up over the $100k mark and are looking to hit $200k as quickly as possible! I don’t say that to brag - if we can do it, just about anyone can. We just [...]

April 16th, 2019|10 Comments

Is Selling on eBay Better Than Investing in Stocks?

What in the world does selling junk on eBay have in common with fancy pants stock market investing? I’m assuming that’s what went through your head as you read the title of this post. I’d probably think the same thing if I hadn’t been immersing myself in both the FIRE and eBay seller communities for the past year. Now [...]

April 11th, 2019|2 Comments

Financial Black Belt Interview – XRAYVSN

Here at the dojo, being a black belt in finance means to have a net worth of a million dollars. Just like a martial arts dojo, I want Millionaire Dojo to be a place where we can learn about personal finance and eventually become financial black belts ourselves. In this series, we get to hear the stories of actual [...]

April 8th, 2019|2 Comments

The Millionaire Interview Series is Getting a Makeover

Starting the millionaire interview series is something I'm really glad I did. I think the series is a perfect addition to this website as my goal is to hit a million dollar net worth and show you that you can do the same. Who better to interview than actual millionaires right? I was excited to get the series started, [...]

April 7th, 2019|0 Comments

12th Monthly Net Worth Update – The Blog’s First Birthday

Are we seriously in the 4th month of the year already? It’s going by so quick! March was another solid month for our finances. We finally sold our Jeep that we’ve have listed for several months. I’m not sure why it took so long to sell, but I sure am glad I don’t have to answer any more messages [...]

April 4th, 2019|16 Comments

What Sells on eBay: March 2019

Welcome back to the what sells on eBay series. I had another solid month in March and although I didn’t make as much as I did in February, my store actually did better. I made so much in February due to an item that I sold for $400 and profited $375. If I hadn’t had that one sale, I [...]

April 1st, 2019|14 Comments

The Way Of The Scavenger

If you’ve been following the growth of my eBay business, you know there’s money to be made out there if you put in the work. Earning extra money is awesome, but there are other benefits that come with it too. There’s really an entire lifestyle around the eBay seller community that few people are aware of. I’m not talking [...]

March 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Why I’m Using Credit Cards When I Could Pay Cash

If you’re on my email list, you know I recently sent out an email promoting a new credit card offer. One of the readers didn’t like this and informed me that they were very disappointed and would be unsubscribing. Looking back on the situation, I kinda understand. You signed up to the newsletter to keep up with my story [...]

March 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Ask For a Raise: How I Got an 11% Raise With One Email

If you’re scared to ask for a raise, don’t be. I asked for one myself recently and got $5,000 added to my salary. $5,000 might not sound like much to some of you earning six figures, but it’s really going to help me on my path to a million dollar net worth. I recently listened to an episode of [...]

March 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Stumbling My Way To Success

So, I’ve got a confession to make. I’m not that great at anything! I don’t know the first thing about writing. I know just enough about IT to fool my employer into thinking I know what I’m doing. I’ve made every mistake imaginable when it comes to selling things on eBay. The list could go on and on. I [...]

March 15th, 2019|0 Comments