How to Get Health, Wealth and Comfort… in 1890

How to Get Health, Wealth and Comfort… in 1890 It’s time to go back in the financial time-machine again! This time to 1890 where this magnificent pamphlet was created to help you get more health, wealth and comfort at the turn of the century… [“Peerless Rockville: How to Get Health, Wealth, Comfort” by Henry N. … Read moreHow to Get Health, Wealth and Comfort… in 1890

You’re Hot, But Your Finances Are Not!

You’re Hot, But Your Finances Are Not! [Happy Valentine’s Day!! Please welcome our friend Lance to the blog today who reminds us how important it is to stay away from STDs…  Sexually Transmitted Debt 😉 We first ran this piece about two years ago, but had to bring it back for anyone who’s slipped into … Read moreYou’re Hot, But Your Finances Are Not!

How I Stopped Sabotaging My Own Financial Independence

How I Stopped Sabotaging My Own Financial Independence [Hi guys! Super excited to share this guest post with you today, as it comes from a personal friend and new blogger on the scene – Pie Lady FI. If you know anyone this could help, please pass it along as I’m sure we’ve all experienced one … Read moreHow I Stopped Sabotaging My Own Financial Independence

Which “tendency” are you?

Which “tendency” are you? Here’s a fun little quiz to help you get over Hump Day 😉 Maybe you’ll learn something about yourself? Hi J$, I’ve been listening to Gretchen Rubin’s audiobook “The Four Tendencies” (are you familiar?) and I’ve been completely obsessed with determining what tendency people are. The framework is fascinating. Basically it … Read moreWhich “tendency” are you?

“You want HOW much for that stamp?!?”

“You want HOW much for that stamp?!?” [Two days this week talking about STAMPS!! What a party this blog is! 😉 But remember when I said it would be a rather great side hustle to take on? Well here’s a story of a guy who went for it, as told by a former member of … Read more“You want HOW much for that stamp?!?”

How to Develop an Internal Locus Of Control

First thing’s first, what is an internal locus of control? I admit, it sounds a little loosey-goosey, but hear me out. An internal locus of control is a deep understanding that you, not fate, are in control of your destiny. And where you go in life (both figuratively and literally) is a result of your … Read moreHow to Develop an Internal Locus Of Control

A Bunch of #Wins Martin Luther Would Be Proud of ;)

A Bunch of #Wins Martin Luther Would Be Proud of 😉 Happy MLK Day! Did you know he was also a personal finance proponent back in the day? He once wanted to get what he and others called a “Freedom Budget” going that offered up a “practical, step-by-step plan for wiping out poverty in America … Read moreA Bunch of #Wins Martin Luther Would Be Proud of 😉

6 great new financial resources 💪💪

6 great new financial resources 💪💪 I did a LOT of reading over the break and came across a ton of new resources in the process. Here are a smattering of them which should hopefully point you in the right direction depending on your current journey 🙂 If you found any good ones lately I’d love … Read more6 great new financial resources 💪💪

Back and ready to rock! Who’s with me??

Back and ready to rock! Who’s with me?? Boy – a guy goes away for a few weeks and the stock markets crash, the government shuts down, and my beloved Redskins go on to crash and burn! I’m never leaving again!!! 😉 Not gonna lie though – it was a great escape for a few … Read moreBack and ready to rock! Who’s with me??

Dream of Being Self-Employed? Here’s How To Prepare Yourself

In December 2017, I set out with a goal. I wanted to be self-employed by the end of 2018. It seemed like an impossible feat but its now December 2018 and I’ve been working for myself for the past six months. If you’re wondering how to become self-employed in the next year or so, there … Read moreDream of Being Self-Employed? Here’s How To Prepare Yourself