What Bruce Lee Taught Me About Life

The man, the myth, the legend. Bruce Lee has been an inspiration to millions of people including myself. When I first began training in martial arts, I started watching Bruce Lee movies and tried to copy his techniques as best I could. Learning from the movies helped me to add some moves to my arsenal and I was able [...]

June 14th, 2018|6 Comments

Buy Some Peace Of Mind With An Emergency Fund

Depending on how much you have, money can be a stressful or peaceful thing to think about. For most of America, it’s probably more on the stressful side of our brains. One thing we can do to alleviate some of the stress is to build an emergency fund. I believe everyone should have an emergency fund because life likes [...]

June 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Second Monthly Net Worth Checkup

It’s officially June! Time to reflect on May and see how we did on increasing our net worth. The month was pretty low-key on expenses and I had a windfall with some items I sold on eBay so we were able to save a nice chunk of our somewhat small income. I’m going to do a more detailed look [...]

June 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Top 10 Blogs For Becoming A Millionaire

Blogs have become a powerful thing over the past decade. I’ve been googling things and gaining information from blogs since I was a young teenager. While you can’t believe everything on the internet, there are a lot of people out there that are honest and truly just want to share information to help people. Good blogs are filled with [...]

May 29th, 2018|2 Comments

How To Make Money On eBay

Since starting this blog, I’ve been tracking how much I profit from selling items on eBay. I’m only tracking things I’ve purchased to flip and not items that I already owned. In the past month, I’ve made an extra $221 ($426.43 if you include things I already owned) and it looks like I’ll be getting close to $1,000 in [...]

May 22nd, 2018|6 Comments

Should You Listen To Dave Ramsey?

A couple of years ago, I was in the process of buying my first house and marrying my fiance. I was going through a lot of life changes and making some huge financial decisions. I felt like I’ve always been somewhat good with handling money but wasn’t doing the best I could by any means. I knew I needed [...]

May 18th, 2018|2 Comments

Time: The Most Valuable Asset?

In martial arts, we’re trained to finish the fight as quickly and efficiently as possible. The less time we give our opponent to feel us out, the easier it will be to defeat them. Time is a valuable thing. I’d say it’s more valuable than money because it’s more limited. As I sit here typing this post, minutes are [...]

May 14th, 2018|2 Comments

Do You Have To Sacrifice Morals To Become Rich?

Since starting this blog, I’ve had a lot of internal debates. I often wonder if I’m doing the right thing and if focusing so much on money is healthy. Is it a bad thing to want to become a millionaire? Will people look down on me for talking about money so much? These are the [...]

May 9th, 2018|2 Comments

Living Comfortably On A Below-Average Income

In today’s society, the majority of families feel like both spouses need to work a job in order to be financially comfortable. My wife and I are living proof that it doesn’t have to be that way and you can actually live happily bringing in less than the average salary. I’ve seen a lot of [...]

May 3rd, 2018|4 Comments

How I Went From A Gas Station Clerk To A Systems Engineer

A few weeks ago, I was able to share how I went from a gas station clerk to a systems engineer on simpleprogrammer.com It isn’t the most impressive story out there but might be motivating to you. The key is to never give up on your goals. Without further ado here it is: […]

May 2nd, 2018|4 Comments