What It’s Actually Like to Work From Home

Working from home is a dream for a lot of people. It has become such a sought-after situation, that even scammers are advertising work-from-home positions to lure people in and steal their information. It’s definitely becoming more popular, but [...]

September 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Vanguard Introduces Two Eco-Friendly ETFs

Today, I got an announcement from Vanguard that they’re introducing two new funds. Ever since I found out about the Vanguard Total Stock Market Index fund (VTSAX), I haven’t paid much attention to other funds. VTSAX is probably one [...]

September 20th, 2018|0 Comments

10 Things That are Hurting Your Financial Future

One second from now is a place we have never been. The future could bring tragedy or happiness. We don’t tend to think about the future very much especially with all the distractions we have in modern society. It’s [...]

September 17th, 2018|2 Comments

My Financial Independence Plan

So, I was sitting around the other day thinking about what my next post should be about and something hit me. I’ve been writing about financial independence (FI) for the past few months and haven’t even told you how [...]

September 15th, 2018|2 Comments

5th Monthly Net Worth Update

  Here we go again! Time to reflect on the past month and see what our current net worth is. August was a bit rough on the expense side. My laptop and lawnmower decided to die on me, so [...]

September 4th, 2018|2 Comments

4 Ways to Pay off Debt on a Low Salary

Today's post is the first ever guest contribution on this blog! This post was written by Stacy B Miller over at Kiss Your Money. I like the tips she gives below and if you've got debt, it's a good [...]

September 3rd, 2018|2 Comments

Why I’m Going Back to College

Since I started going to college in 2014, I’ve developed a bit of a love-hate relationship with it. I love learning new things and the information I’ve been exposed to has certainly benefited me in many ways. I'm not [...]

August 28th, 2018|4 Comments

Your Focus Determines How Wealthy You Will Be

One of the first things you’re taught in martial arts is to focus. If you don’t focus on what you’re doing, you end up acting instinctively instead of using proper technique. If you don’t focus on what your opponent [...]

August 17th, 2018|0 Comments

A Guide to Debt-Free Car Buying

Buying a car can be one of the more expensive things in life. If you don’t think it through, you could end up paying way more than needed. The average price for a new car is over $36,000. In [...]

August 8th, 2018|3 Comments

Redefine the Term “Wealth”

Wealth - “an abundance of valuable possessions or money.” When we think about wealth, we tend to picture someone with fancy possessions. We usually picture a million-dollar house filled with expensive items. Maybe a Ferrari or two. A vacation house [...]

August 2nd, 2018|4 Comments