• financial independence
If you could quit your job today and pursue one or more of your passions, would you? Is it really possible to quit your “real” job in your 30’s or...
This weekend was my wife’s first weekend away from our little girl, which meant Daddy – Daughter weekend! I thought I was going to have some time to sit down...
  • handyman
I recently read this article from Mr. Money Mustache (MMM) named Making Space for Badassity. In this article, MMM challenges his readers to stay home for a weekend with zero plans. He...
  • compound interest
I recall learning about compound interest when I was in 8th grade. My 8th-grade math teacher went over an interesting math problem: how much do we need to save to...
  • 2017 mid-year goal
I hope everyone enjoyed Father’s Day. It was my first Father’s Day with my little girl and it was a great day. My wife made chocolate chip pancakes and bacon...
  • retirement investing
Today I have a guest post from a fellow engineer, Mr. Need2Save. Mr. Need2Save, along with his wife, Mrs. Need2Save, write excellent articles on personal finance topics over at Need2Save.com....
  • seven factors millionaires possess
Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko wrote the book The Millionaire Next Door in 1996. Dr. Stanley conducted interviews with millionaires between 1982 and 1996 to understand the wealth...
  • Solo 401(k)
Happy Memorial Day, everyone! A special thank you to all of the veterans out there – I greatly appreciate what you do for our country. Today’s post is relatively short...
  • health savings accounts
Whether you’re a fan of the new American Health Care Act (AHCA) or not, there is one valuable benefit in the new AHCA plan. The valuable benefit is increased contributions...
  • ramsey's baby steps
My first avenue into the personal finance realm was a discussion with my Aunt. I forget exactly how the conversation went, but she was and still is a fan of...