My Funniest Post Yet!

My Funniest Post Yet!

But only because someone else is providing the humor 🙂 Step 1: Watch this. (If you’re sensitive to language, maybe skip this one.) Step 2: Think about it. Are you buying more stuff (a closet organizer, a bigger house, a storage system, an extra bookshelf, a...
What to do with Your Old 401(k) accounts

What to do with Your Old 401(k) accounts

I get a lot of questions about what to do with old 401(k) accounts from prior employers, so let me see if I can make this clear and easy (or at least easier) for everyone. If you don’t have any old 401(k) accounts, read on if you’re curious or we’ll...
A Bunch of Cool Things

A Bunch of Cool Things

Hi, Happy Presidents Day! I hope you’ve enjoyed your day – be it an extra day off from work or your “typical” Monday. We had snow again in Virginia, and I took a long walk, enjoying the extra quietness and calm that rarely seems to happen in...
Is Rent a Waste of Money?

Is Rent a Waste of Money?

Is rent a waste of money? Yes! Absolutely! No questions asked! End of post. See you next week. KIDDING! Rent is not, at least always, a waste of money, despite what you may have been told. So let’s talk about it. Don’t Buy a House Because You’re...
What I’m Reading: February 2016 (Fiction)

What I’m Reading: February 2016 (Fiction)

I thought I would share some of the best fiction books I’ve read, and re-read, recently. John Steinbeck’s East of Eden (one of my top two favorite books) — Patrick Rothfuss’s The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man’s Fear These are the...