A Different Wealth Building Perspective

Today I thought we’d do something a bit different and explore a different perspective on how to build wealth. You know I highly recommend JL Collins’ The Simple Path to Wealth where he advocates throwing everything into VTSAX and letting it ride. I offer up a different perspective from Kurt Fischer over at My Money … Read more…

Monthly Spending Report: June 2016

Why do I do a monthly status report? I find it best to do a monthly status report for a few rea­sons. It helps me eval­u­ate how I did the pre­vi­ous month. Did I hit a tar­get reduc­tion in spend­ing or did I go way over bud­get for a par­tic­u­lar cat­e­gory? Did I earn more? What was … Read more…

House Hunt Update: Shelving the Search

The time has come. I’m hanging up my house hunting hat for now 🙁 I don’t want to stop looking. Mentally, emotionally, monetarily: I’m ready to buy a property. The problem lies with the market in my area. There have been very few houses coming up for sale, and the ones that have come up … Read more…