Always remember that whenever you hear someone say something like, "Achieve wealth in 3 simple steps!" that it is not entirely genuine. Simplicity is mutually exclusive of effort level. Example: I can get my wife to declare her love for me in three simple steps A) Bring her a present home from work.B) Prepare a … Continue reading Simplicity Does Not Equal Ease
Christmas is over and you will be returning to work soon; or already back at work. Have you checked you bank balances yet? Or worse, have you peeped at your credit card balances? If you are like 43% of Americans; you will likely be carrying that balance into the new year. So what do you … Continue reading Ready for Reality?
Have you ever looked at your surroundings and thought to yourself how thankful you are for all that you have? You may look around and think you do not have much, but remember that if you live in America, by virtue of being a citizen, you are the 1% of the world. I am not … Continue reading Are You Thankful?
Let's assume that today I gave you $10 Million? What would you do with it? According to several studies and general history; you would blow it and have nothing in three to five years. Money and money management is a mindset. At the most basic level; you must have the volition to withhold the urge … Continue reading The Psychology of Money
What is the rule of 72 and why is it relevant to you? The rule of 72 is one of the simplest financial formulas in existence. It seeks to answer the following question: "If I have $1; how long will it take to be come $2?" Seems like a simple enough question right? But the … Continue reading How to Double your Money
Let me speak for a moment on the catalyst for why I started this site. It is something I have considered doing for many years, but felt like I lacked the necessary experience or the natural talents of writing. Recently, the open enrollment in my company was coming to an end for the employee stock … Continue reading The Catalyst
Thanks for joining me!Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak WaltonHello World!I decided to start this journey as I navigate the waters ahead. I have worked in Public Accounting as an auditor. I was even a stock broker at the now defunct Scottrade. I am now in a fortune 500 … Continue reading The Journey Begins