productive weekend at the rental cottage

A Productive Weekend at the Rental Cottage

We had a productive weekend at the rental cottage. Gravel was delivered to make a driveway, and the locks on the entry doors were changed. There is still a lot to do, but we are making progress. Work Weekend The purpose of heading to the cottage was to get … [Read More...]

Investing

How To Maximize Your Income with Portfolio and Work Life Screens

I was chatting with my career coach on the phone this morning. We were discussing switching my plan from a “to do list” and yearly goals to a 90 day plan and yearly goals. The reason? Yearly goals and “to do lists” often have nothing to do with one another, … [Read More...]

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Gordon Gekko

Choosing The Right Kind Of Broker

The brokerage industry has changed greatly over the last decade. It is now possible to buy and sell practically any security online, yet people still insist on paying hundreds of dollars for a broker to do it for them. I'm not saying that managing your own … [Read More...]

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 … [Read More]

Can you recover money from Forex scams?

Can You Recover Money From Forex Scams?

Can you recover money from Forex scams? Forex trading has become popular as low, and no fee trading platforms are becoming more prevalent. Unfortunately, with this rise in popularity comes with it scams and deceitful business practices. If you have ever fallen … [Read More]

we have closed on a rental property

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 … [Read More]

why is silver a bad investment?

Why is Silver a Bad Investment?

Why is silver a bad investment?  Silver is often used as a safe haven during uncertain times, and as an inflation hedge. Silver also has many industrial uses. The metal is a popular investment because it is much cheaper than gold, but is silver a good … [Read More]

fall

Fall Update. September 2021

September is already half over, and with it some fall projects, some financial new, and a few career prospects. Here is an update of what’s going on with my finances as fall approaches. Fall Projects Fall always brings a list of projects. I’ve been busy … [Read More]

become a millionaire by 25

How to Become a Millionaire by 25

How do you become a millionaire by 25? This is certainly an achievement and a tall order. Having an average life and job won’t cut it here. So, how do you become a millionaire at such a young age? Let’s take a look. Some Averages Before we look at the math … [Read More]