Working on the Rental Property

We’ve been spending the past couple weekends working on the new rental property. There are a few things to repair and a few other things that we want to upgrade. Here is what we’ve been up to. Deck and Permitting The cottage needs a new deck. There is no way around it and no way […]

We Have Closed on a Rental Property

We have closed on a rental property. If you’ve been following my updates, then you know we’ve been searching for investment property for some time now. We found a place a little over a month ago and closed on it last week. Now begins the process of making it rent ready. Property Clean-Up and Furnishings […]

Making the Cabin Rent Ready

The closing on our investment property is nearing, and with it a lot of planning and preparation to get the place rent ready. Our intention is to use the property as a short-term vacation rental, so it must be fully furnished and be stocked with household items such as dishes, plates, and cookware. We’ve been […]

Doing Your Due Diligence When Buying a Stock

Doing your due diligence when buying a stock can make the difference between making money or losing it. Obviously, no one wants to lose money on an investment, so doing proper research is critical. This is by no means a comprehensive list, and many factors are beyond the scope of this short article, but here […]

Investing With Limited Funds: Tips For Getting Your Feet Wet

Although it comes with risks, investing is one of the most efficient ways to secure your financial future. While most people are aware of this fact, many avoid this opportunity due to limited funds. The assumption is that investing is for people with hundreds of thousands of dollars to spare. Consequently, millions of people overlook […]

5 Tips For Managing Your Investment Portfolio

Investing for the sake of having enough funds for retirement and other significant expenses is among the primary things people should be planning at an earlier time. The advice about starting your investment journey as early as possible to obtain more favorable results has always been relevant when it comes to ensuring your future. While […]

How to Teach Your Kids the Money-Saving Basics

Nearly 30% of our neighbors live on a paycheck that barely covers rent and basic necessities. This is an uncomfortable figure for any parent, because it can make you wonder about your own child’s financial future. Because one-third of all Americans have poor credit, it’s a good idea to start early when it comes to […]

Is it Time to Invest in Costco Stock?

Is it time to invest in Costco stock? I am not a certified financial planner, so this article will purely be opinion.  You will have to do your own due diligence to decide if you want to be an investor or not. An Interesting Retailer Costco  is a unique retailer. Hot dogs are $1.50. You […]

Thinking About Investing Your Stimulus? How To Do It Wisely

The third round of stimulus checks is in the works for struggling Americans. And while the amount is more than twice that of the second stimulus check, it still won’t go a long way in helping families. Not only that, it might not do much to stimulate the economy as a whole at this stage […]

4 Things To Know Before Investing In Gold

Since the global economy changes from time to time, many people are finding ways to protect wealth and ensure that investments don’t lose their value over time. And for many finance experts, gold is still a worthy investment to consider. Gold is a precious metal known for its value and ability to provide financial stability. […]