Millennials want to FIRE at age 50

Millennials want to FIRE at age 50 Whether you agree with the FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) movement or not – it’s a big thing. Personally, I’m a huge believer in clear goals. If FIRE at age 50 is your…
Financial Independence Update – April 2021

Financial Independence Update – April 2021 Realizing financial independence can be hard. Yes, there are posts out there related to some shockingly simple math behind early retirement but let’s face it – it takes years of saving and investing hard work…
How Not To Waste Your Stimulus Check

How Not To Waste Your Stimulus Check The following is a guest post from R.J. Weiss, Certified Financial Planner, author and blogger from thewaystowealth.com. For most people, it’s a rare occurrence to get an unexpected yet significant sum of money…
2020 Financial Goals – December Update

2020 Financial Goals – December Update When it comes to goals, I once read the following: “Set goals that both excite you and scare you at the same time.” The reasoning behind that is simple: goals should motivating and somewhat…
There is no perfect personal finance plan

There is no perfect personal finance plan We have a world in crisis – economies are collapsing. Healthcare systems are fighting a viral war. COVID-19 is taking over our every action. The financial pros will tell you “this time it’s…
What should my financial plan cover?

What should my financial plan cover? Financial planning:  the ability to meet short term needs plus the confidence to realize long term objectives, while managing financial risk.  That’s my definition.  It really boils down to financial security – peace of mind.…