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A Key to Happiness

No matter which happiness or quality of life ranking report you reference, Denmark is going to sit at or near the top of each list.

This is intriguing, so on my recent trip to Denmark I had the opportunity to ask some Danes about why this is the case. Their response(s) were very modest (this is how they seem to be by nature, so no surprise there), but they all had a common theme:

Contentment and humbleness

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Friday Top Five (Podcast Edition)

This is another round of my Friday Top Five, where I will post a top 5 list, following a quick and easy set of rules:

  • Items listed must be financial in nature
  • I must utilize the resources myself
  • Each post will focus on a different topic/category
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My Real Estate Investment Performance (Q3 2017)

In an effort to keep tabs of performance, I've been tracking my rental property cash flows since I started making purchases early last year.  Here is where things stand through the third quarter of 2017.  Feel free to take a look under the hood.

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Friday Top Five (Apps Edition)

This is the first round of my Friday Top Five, where I will post a top 5 list, following a quick and easy set of rules:

  • Items listed must be financial in nature
  • I must utilize the resources myself
  • Each post will focus on a different topic/category
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The Power of Contrast

This past week I attended the funeral of a man who was a really important part of my childhood.  When hearing word of his passing, naturally, I hit an emotional low.  Memories of the mentoring and lessons I learned from him came flooding back, along with feelings of guilt that I hadn't touched base in entirely too long.  Then, upon attending the funeral, I surprisingly hit an emotional high.  The service was carried forth as a celebration instead of a funeral, inclusive of uplifting music and stories shared that had everyone leaving the service with a smile on their face and heart.  Upon driving home from that service, I realized one thing for certain:

Contrast, in all aspects of the world, is necessary for us to truly appreciate the finer moments life can and will deliver.

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