You can do it!

  Sometimes in the personal finance community we fall into writing only posts that give advice and admonish. This is natural. You want to provide value and add to your reader’s life. But it’s difficult to know where each reader is in their personal financial journey. For example, if you walked up to Mr. Money […]

Expectation Inflation

It seems like every day we are getting hit with sticker shock. The iPhone X costs $1,000!!! New cars on average cost $33,000!!! The average starter home is now more than $250,000!!! Forgive the Handy Millennial, but I’m not impressed. Spend about 5 minutes on Rockstar Finance or CNBC, and you’ll find an endless list […]

Just say NO!

There are countless articles on the internet both in the blogosphere and on finance websites that extol the virtues of saving. Most are focused on giving you a recipe on how much to save in terms of a percentage of your income. For example, most websites tell you to put aside 10% of your income […]

Find your Net Worth

Remember back in school when you would get regular feedback on how great you were doing? That was fun, wasn’t it? Every 9 weeks or so you would get a sheet with your grades that told everyone exactly how hard you were working. If you lived in a cool place like me your grades even […]