One of the core tenets of financial literacy is keeping a tidy budget. But a common question in creating a budget is how many budget categories are required?
Rebalancing your portfolio decreases your portfolio risk *and* often increases your long-term returns
Rules. Should we make them absolute (like a Sith lord)?!? Or do we allow for exceptions, even against people’s best interests.
Your FI number—or financial independence number—details how much money you need to successfully retire. Or under the right circumstances, how much money you need to retire early.
Current 1-year stock market returns look amazing. Who would choose any alternative investing strategy when their current method has granted them 40%, 50%, or higher 1-year returns? We need to zoom out.
Take your gold-plated jewelry to the pawn shop, and dump your portfolio into silver dollars. You don’t want to miss this opportunity.
The first of a regular cadence of quarterly updates. Let’s talk through to good, bad, and ugly of Q1 2021. Plus, lots of dog pics!
Let’s get the lame stuff out of the way. I turn 31 on Monday. Yippee! Last year, I wrote about the amazing growth that can occur in a single decade. Here’s that article: A Lot Can Change in Ten Years.…
Context myopia is an affliction that’s spreading in our society. And *you* might fall prey if you’re not careful.
Perhaps it’s just a pipe dream, but I think education is a cost-effective way towards a better future.