Start To Retire Today

Start To Retire Today

Most of us wish we had more time. We might say to ourselves that when we have more time – when our jobs slow down, when the kids are out of the house, when we retire – we’ll then finally be able to pursue our interests and fulfill our dreams,...
Are You Blaming Work For Your Problems?

Are You Blaming Work For Your Problems?

Blaming Work I follow a blogger and podcaster who goes by the name Mad Fientist. He reached Financial Independence (FI) a few years ago and writes about his experiences, sharing helpful advice, insights, and resources. He published a post recently, titled “The...
Use Your Strengths To Improve Your Finances

Use Your Strengths To Improve Your Finances

Use Your Strengths When it comes to improving any area of our lives, utilizing our strengths is a better approach than running into the same walls by committing to plans we don’t like and aren’t good at. General Example For example, if you want to exercise...
The Fringe Benefits of Frugality

The Fringe Benefits of Frugality

  Because you’re reading a blog about personal finance, I think it’s safe to say you spend some time thinking about money. Whether your focus is on maximizing every dollar, spending on the things you love, or minimizing stress around money, it can be...
Sometimes I Think About Money Too Much

Sometimes I Think About Money Too Much

A Personal Example It’s true. I’ll admit it. Sometimes I think about money too much. Here’s an example: A while ago I needed to take a Lyft from my house to the airport. It’s something I’d done before and have continued to do many times...