Good Habits In Fitness And Finance

Recently I’ve become more aware about how often I sit throughout the day. Research even suggests that too much sitting can be worse for you than smoking. I sit a lot! Since I work in an office environment, I can be sitting at my desk for hours during the day and then...

Deceptive and Misleading Advertisements

It drives me nuts when I see deceptive and misleading advertisements in the financial services and investment industry. Personal finance can be complicated enough without having to bring a lawyer and a magnifying glass with you to interpret the fine print of every...

Net Worth Update: 2015 Year-End Review

With 2015 wrapping up I wanted to take the time to update my net worth statement and check in on my financial progress. It’s another year down and another year closer to achieving my goal of becoming a millionaire by 41, and reaching financial freedom by 2025. Even...

Financial Management By The Decade: The 40’s

Your forties are a good time to check out how you are doing financially. Many people find that they are finally getting some results. Salaries are likely to be higher, you are making some headway in decreasing your mortgage, and the kids may be at the age where they...

Budgeting For Irregular Expenses

I’m about to build our household budget for 2016, which is to say that I’m going to take a copy of our 2015 budget, adjust the expenses for inflation (and necessity), and simply plug those numbers into an Excel spreadsheet. It’s easy to forecast our...

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