Going it alone. It's a familiar thing. We think we know what we're doing until a light bulb goes off. Sadly and so often, that bulb doesn't illuminate until we've failed at X, Y, or Z. That's why you need to build your team of financial advice experts. Having experts who will steer you clear of failure is vital when it comes to optimizing and protecting your investments and … [Read more...] about Why You Need a Team of Financial Experts
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Today's guest post 3 Ways to Throw a Cheap and Easy Dinner Party comes from one of my favorite up and coming bloggers, Miguel, The Rich Miser! Miguel S. is a Florida lawyer residing in beautiful Miami. On his blog, Miguel and his wife Lily share practical tips, life hacks, and product reviews to help you live well for less. ------------------- I always chuckle when I watch … [Read more...] about A Cheap and Easy Dinner Party! 3 Practical Tips
I had nearly thought that every topic on personal finance had been thoroughly exhausted, until I came across the headline, "Why we’re too afraid to get rich", by reporter Alyssa Pry. This notion of wealth fear comes from Jen Sincero, author of the book You Are a Badass and its follow-up title You Are a Badass at Making Money. Sincero feels that many of us are afraid to get … [Read more...] about Jen Sincero Asks: Are You Afraid to Get Rich?
Today's entry into the canon of Cubert is a sequel of sorts. The write-up a few weeks back was premised largely on how I squandered my 20s and early 30s, yet somehow managed to get into position for early retirement. Wondering how to make a million dollars in 10 years, and maybe even retire early? Here, today, we'll generalize things a bit, and describe the math and process … [Read more...] about How to Make a Million Dollars in 10 Years
If someone asked you how to live the American Dream, what would you tell him or her? Most would respond with something like, "Own a nice house near good schools", "Have a high-paying job or own a successful business", "Be able to send Junior to a stellar university", or "Take nice vacations, like, to Disney World." These expectations are nothing more than one big fat financial … [Read more...] about The Millionaire Next Door Formula – A Ten Minute Read