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Net Worth Update #4: Going down with the markets!

Another month has gone by which means its time for another net worth update. If you recall last month was a pretty solid month. When it comes to net worth, this month wasn’t quite as good as the markets decided to go on a roller coaster. While this didn’t really bother me it was ALL …

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4 simple (but not easy) steps to start your retirement savings

I read the article “Why People Aren’t Motivated to Address Climate Change” the other day on some recent developments in climate change research and it got me thinking. I’m not sure how much you know about climate change but the world is facing a long term threat. The report essentially said that if we get our …

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Planning a family vacation to Disney with travel hacking

While I write about earning more, automating your finances and tracking your expenses, thats just a small part of my life. Its so important but still a small part. Whats most important in my life is my family and creating memories with them. I’m planning on taking a vacation with my family to Disney world …

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Emulating Walt Disney to develop my life plan

We’ve all heard of Walt Disney whether it be because of movies, theme parks, characters or all of the above. The more I read about Walt Disney this was not an accident. Lately I’ve been writing about having a life plan. Does anyone actually do this? The image above was put together by Walt Disney …

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What I learned from my grandfather’s passing

This past weekend my grandfather passed away. Anytime something like this happens its never fun. There are certainly memories shared and lots of tears. I’m sitting here writing this about 36 hours after he passed away and a mere 72 hours before anything was really wrong. It went too fast. It always does in situations …

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Putting in the work; how to get everything you want in life

We’ve come along way you and I. In the past we’ve thought about the vision for our life and we even took that vision and broke it down into shorter time frame goals. Now its time to take those longer term goals, establish short term priorities and put in the work. Even with all of …