In just a handful of months, I hope to become a first time father. This is an exciting time filled with lots of thoughts and feelings (and questioning of my abilities as a parent!). But naturally, my mind also tends to gravitate towards the financial implications that will come along the added member to the tribe.Read More
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If utilized property, credit cards can provide lucrative rewards in return for normal household and/or business expenditures. Sites like Million Mile Secrets , Nerdwallet and The Points Guy (all of which I love reading) provide a fantastic level of insight into the card options that exist and the benefits to potentially be had.Read More
Protecting and preserving wealth is just as important as building it. Think of wealth as a house. At the foundation are the resources (businesses, education, jobs, skills, etc.) that are the catalysts for growing wealth. The walls and contents are then the investments and assets built/grown upon these fundamental resources. The roof then acts as the protection in keeping all the resources and assets safe. Every component is just as valuable as the next, and all are vulnerable without a properly structured roof.Read More
I’ve been on a mission to track and reduce my household living expenses for quite a while now. Along this path I discovered some fairly lucrative ways to save across multiple areas of spending that have had little-to-no impact on quality of life.
I’ve decided to compile those discoveries here as one long list broken out by category. Feel free to browse through. My hope is that there are at least one or two items that might also help your household save some money with relatively minimal effort.Read More
Over the last few years I've been in the fortunate position to meet some fascinating people from all walks of life. Quite often I also get to pop the hood on their finances. The financial stories are just as varied as the people, but a select few have achieved a rather impressive abundance of wealth. I have noticed a commonality within this community: in absolutely zero instances was this high level of wealth achieved via the stock market.Read More