6 Tips to budget as a couple

Budgeting as a couple is something I’ve struggled with and it took me a long time to do well. I’m nearly 8 years into marriage and still getting better on the budget side. Early on when I started I simply didn’t have a vision. I’ve since learned some tips on budgeting for couples I got tripped up by every little stumble or …

How to Increase your net worth

Just like when it comes to consuming information I look to those in front of me on the journey to increase your net worth try to emulate them. When it comes to increasing your net worth there is no shortage of people out there to turn to. Whether you want to be a billionaire or just retire early its largely the same …

Tracking Expenses: 5 Reasons to Start Now

At work lately I’ve been spending more time researching publicly traded companies. This involves reviewing reports that the business is required to put together each quarter and year to help communicate to shareholders where they are at financially. Is there any reason a business should track their finances? In this post I’ll detail out why tracking expenses is so important. My home …

How to be in the top 5 % in anything

    Recently I’ve recommended that newsletters are a great resource to get your news from. One of these that I personally recommend is Seth Godin’s blog. He has written every day for several years now. Some day he just has a few sentences to share and other days its several hundred words. A post stuck out to me recently about how …

49 Book Recommendations

I’ve spent a lot of time recently on books. Whether its why I read 38 books last year to some apps and resources I use to not break the bank reading so much, I have always spent a lot of time on books. With all of that said I wanted to share some book recommendations. While I think its important to discover …

Why I consumed 38 books last year

I’ve always been a big reader. I remember reading in my middle and high school days. It slowed down in college but my consumption has only increased in my 7.5 years in the adult world. Since the beginning of 2012 I’ve consumed 186 books and 38 of those came last year. Here is why I read alot. 38 is a big number. …