Comfort Is A Girl’s Worst Friend

A theme that has come up recently with the younger people in my life is the issue of how to assess the value of an opportunity.  I have repeated the same advice, to think about  the long term benefit(s) of accepting the opportunity being presented.  The thing that stood out very clearly in both situationsContinue reading “Comfort Is A Girl’s Worst Friend”

Overthinking: The Anti-Superpower?

I’ve been thinking about over-thinking and how to resolve it; how to overcome it to accomplish goals, certainly, but more importantly, to create a great an abundant life.

Sign Seeing

Signs are not coincidence. Signs illuminate both lessons and warnings.

How To Graduate with Less or No Debt

There are several ways to graduate with less or no debt.  At the root of decreasing the need to take on debt to advance one’s education are planning, time and diligence. Here are some things to consider.

The Paper Chase

Even with the abundance of opportunity at our fingertips there is still a pervasive sense of lack in our society.  Increasing abundance of opportunity has not resulted in increasing satisfaction or happiness.  Why is that?

How to Turn Your Home Into A Personal ATM

When people think of ways to make passive income on property that they own they usually think of renting.  We are not taught personal or creative finance in school so the majority of us follow the same path to try to better ourselves financially.  Homeownership is the American dream.  For the majority of us ourContinue reading “How to Turn Your Home Into A Personal ATM”

Debt & Delay

A disheartening consequence of having unmanageable “bad” debt is delay in attaining goals and dreams.

Debt Bad, Leverage Good

Buy things that will appreciate in value. When you can leverage your time and your money and then put your money to work, you are on the road to riches.

The Mortgage Is Just The Beginning…

A mortgage payment can be thought of much like a new boyfriend or girlfriend; there is so much more than meets the eye. Sure you know you have the mortgage payment, but stop to consider everything else that comes with it.

Real Estate Investing, With Other Peoples’ Money (It’s a thing)

It is possible to get started in real estate investing with little to no money out of pocket. Even some of the most successful real estate investors began with hardly any money to their name.