Princess (daughter) and Hope

Investing 101: Recommended Reading

I have spent my life listening to others talk about investing and the research they put into those decisions. I've never actually been interested in that side of money. (Yes, I know, a seriously missed opportunity!) I choose what I do with my money solely … [Read More...]

Investing

Fundrise – 2019 Review

Fundrise is an online real estate investing platform that allows investors to invest in commercial and real estate through crowdsourcing. One of the advantages of Fundrise is that its investments are open to anyone. You need not be an accredited investor to … [Read More...]

Infographics

debt monkey infographic

Midweek Infographic – Attack Of The Debt Monkey

I previously posted about the number of Americans in debt. There are far too many people who carry over balances each month whether it be credit cards, personal loans or student loans. Not only do American citizens borrow far too much, but the government also … [Read More...]

Princess (daughter) and Hope

Investing 101: Recommended Reading

I have spent my life listening to others talk about investing and the research they put into those decisions. I've never actually been interested in that side of money. (Yes, I know, a seriously missed opportunity!) I choose what I do with my money solely … [Read More]

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Three Financial Benefits of Being a Minimalist

I recently wrote about the many ways I have forayed into the world of minimalism. While I'm not where I want to be, I get closer and closer every year. This especially helped as each of my five children slowly leave the nest and take their stuff. (I wanted to … [Read More]

The Many Steps to Becoming a Minimalist

I have flirted with being a minimalist several times over the last decade. And in many cases, have taken significant steps in that direction: Downsize Our Wardrobes There was the time I was inspired by our upcoming move and forced us all to get rid of a … [Read More]

minor issue at the rental

Minor Issue at the Rental

We had a minor issue at the rental last week. During an arctic blast of cold weather, the furnace broke. Luckily we were able to have it repaired quickly and were back up and running the next day. Furnace Breakdown The weather dipped below zero right around … [Read More]

why investing boosts your financial growth

How Investing Can Boost Your Financial Growth

We are all looking for ways to increase our bottom line. Investing is a surefire way to improve your financial growth. Whether it's the stock market, angel investing, real estate or even investing in your own personal growth, the return on investment has been … [Read More]