5 Financial Benefits of Moving Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Do you ever feel like you’re stuck in a rut? That you’re not getting anywhere because you’re too comfortable with the way things are? If so, it might be time to move out of your comfort zone. When you do this, there are several financial benefits that you can enjoy. Let’s look at 5 of […]

Summer is Starting to Wind Down

Summer is starting to wind down, and fall is approaching. As has been the case for some time now, my finances are in good shape. Debt is in the form of a mortgage only, and my investments are holding up well. Here is a quick update. Debt I paid off all my non mortgage debt […]

August 2022

August 2022 is almost half over, and summer is starting to wind down. I was able to accomplish a lot of projects this year, and I’m starting to think about the fall and winter months ahead. My finances are doing well, and my savings rate has been up. Here is a quick update. Projects As […]

Money Mistakes You Can’t Afford To Make in Your 20s

When it comes to money, we’ve all made mistakes. Some of these mistakes, often committed during your 20s, are tolerable. However, there are also bad financial decisions that have lingering effects for decades. Here are some money mistakes you can’t afford to make in your 20s. Not Starting To Save For Retirement Early Enough Once […]

Financial Check In for July 2022

Here is a quick financial check in for July 2022. It’s hard to believe that the year is more than half over already. I’ve had a busy year with projects and work. My income has increased substantially, and so has my savings rate. Here is an update. Debt My only debt continues to be my […]

Financial Update for June 2022

Here is a quick financial update for June 2022. Summer is here, and I have been busy building up cash reserves. My only debt also continues to go down. Cash is King My recent promotion and my part time job have yielded an increase in free cash flow. As I stated in a previous article, […]

Our First Guests Have Stayed at Our Cottage

Our first guests have stayed at our cottage. We’ve had three groups of guests stay at our rental so far, and the results are positive. We’ve received positive reviews and have learned a few things. Here is a brief report. Things That We’ve Learned One of the first things that you will want to do […]

How to Make Money on YouTube Using Stock Footage

Here is an overview on how to make money on YouTube using stock footage. If you’ve ever wanted to try to make money on YouTube, but you don’t want to make unique videos, then here is a way to do it. Creative Commons YouTube grants creators the ability to mark their videos Creative Commons. This […]

When Should You Consider Writing a Will?

No one likes to think about it, but everyone needs a will. There are certain times in your life when you should write a will or update an existing one. This will ensure that you are saving money on court costs to settle your estate after your death and that your assets are distributed as […]

Personal Finance in Times of Turmoil

How can you manage personal finance in times of turmoil? As of the writing of this article there is a war raging in Ukraine, inflation is hitting consumers from all sides, gasoline prices are spiraling upwards, and the markets are in correction. How can you stay calm and stick to your financial plan? Sticking to […]