We’re big fans of Vanguard, but admittedly, it’s a bit more complicated than using a Robo Advisor. In this article, we break down what we think are the 8 best Vanguard funds, balancing both performance and cost.
When you Google “How to Start a Blog” all of the results are identical and generally pretty terrible. They only show you the 5 baby steps to getting started. Five years ago, I wanted someone to give me the actual answers. This is me hailing from the future to give you exactly that. I call it internet justice.
Inbox Zero follows the GTD philosophy as a great way to keep your inbox clean and under control. We discuss what it is and killer tools used to achieve it.
I made over 18% returns doing what banks have done for ages – lending people money, a strategy few experts talk about.
What features do novice and experienced investors get from Wealthfront? How does it all work? This Wealthfront review leaves no stone unturned.
I’ll admit, I’ve been obsessed with rental properties for a few months now. There is so much to think about and consider with turnkey real estate investing. But we found a game changer. In our Roofstock review, we discuss buying turnkey rental properties and have a great chat with CEO Gary Beasley.
Managing money can be time consuming and boring. Don’t want to do it anymore? Automate your finances so you can spend more time doing things that matter!
We are in a situation that none of us has been in before. The economy is spiraling, millions are unemployed, and we’re dealing with a pandemic that has no end in sight. It’s an understatement to say things are scary. For many homeowners, the fear of losing their homes is at the top of the list of things keeping them awake at night. If you’re among them and madly Googling, “I can’t pay my mortgage. What are my options?” this is for you.
It goes without saying that real estate is both an important part of our wealth building strategy and something that we’re particularly interested in. When it comes to real estate, breakaway success is often found at scale and Fundrise’s goal is to scratch that itch. Does the Fundrise platform stand up to the hype?
M1 Finance is a popular investment platform that all investors should consider. Check out our review of this robo-advisor platform, including pros, cons, and powerful tools.
If you want to start buying individual stocks and make your money work for you, Google Finance is a great place to conduct thorough research and learn more about stock investment strategies. Here we have key information about Google Finance, and how you can maximize its data and reach your financial goals.
You need to invest your money. It simply doesn’t make sense not to. Even if you only invest 5% of your money, it would still be worth it. This is your investing for beginners 101 cheat sheet. We explain the basics of simple investing and aim to inspire the proper mindset you need to succeed.
Your debt is an emergency and it should be treated that way, you need a debt reduction plan to regain control. Come find debt relief and take back your life.
Many people imagine life after passive income as laying on a beach all day without a care in the world. It’s not. Earning passive income means creating more time to pursue fulfilling ventures. This post details 35 passive income ideas to bring you closer to financial independence. Simply put, if you want to generate multiple income streams and escape the 9-5, this post is for you.
So, you’ve got your debt under control and you want to know what’s next? That’s great because investing is where real wealth is built.
How do you become organized? There isn’t a single plan that’s a perfect fit. Here are the tools and strategies I use to run a multi-six-figure business, maintain a happy marriage, and raise two children.
Quick! Can you come up with $100? Some of you have that in your couch cushions, but for those who don’t, here are 57 ways to make more money.
Is Betterment the silver bullet they suggest it is? That’s where this Betterment Review and Experiment comes in. We’ve explored the service and interviewed members of the team, so you don’t have to. I’m looking for stable long-term investments that kick ass and beat the market average. Let us see what they got.
Many people want to know how to become a millionaire, but getting rich isn’t about learning a few financial secrets. There’s no such thing as getting rich quickly. Unless you win the lottery, which you won’t. And there is a very significant difference between wealthy people and rich people. We’ll show you how to get rich and stay wealthy.
Financial independence is achievable, but you have to follow the steps to get there. These are the 6 steps to get you on track towards […]
Budgeting is not the sexiest thing to talk about. A survey found that 0% of successful relationships began with a conversation about accounting software. But, these tools are essential to our financial health. What options will work best for you? Which will stack up Personal Capital vs Mint vs Quicken vs YNAB.
Competition is heating up among the Robo-Advisors. If you’re looking to invest in the right service, it’s getting hard to tell where you should put your money. I’ve used Acorns, Betterment and Wealthfront extensively and I’m going to break down each of their services for you.
Have some money or a family? Then you need estate planning. I’ll give you a primer to familiarize you with what it involves.
There are 3 common themes when people suck with money. We cover all 3 and give actionable solutions so you can fix your problems.
You don’t need to be a math genius to handle your money matters and build wealth. It takes a bit of common sense, the will to learn and self control.
Whether you are sitting here reading this with a couple of dingy nickels you scraped out of the bottom of your buddy’s couch to your name or are using 100 dollar bills as paper towels, these four pillars of financial freedom are the keys to increasing your assets.
I’m on the final steps to close my Condo and I’ve been asking myself, “should I overpay my Mortgage?” Even though rates are low, I don’t think it’s worth it
Very few people wake up one day and just become wealthy. Being wealthy is a choice that you make and a way that you live your life. Work less, live more!
The goal of negotiating is to take control of opportunities and tip them in your favor.
Are you wasting money? You need to plug your spending leaks! We’ll show you where your leaks are and how to stop hemorrhaging money.
Do you have true grit when it comes to your finances? Unless you have a trust fund waiting for you, you’ll need grit to get through when times get tough.
On your first day of your new job, you get handed a stack of papers about the companies retirement plan and you are undoubtedly confused. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. What are the differences between a 403b vs 401k? Let’s find out.
Be fearful when others are greedy. The market may correct itself soon, don’t get caught with your pants down.
The only thing more important than investing is understanding what you invest in. With a solid understanding of investment types, it won’t be a gamble.
Don’t just learn how to negotiate, learn how to master it. We’ll teach you how to negotiate using skills you already have so you can get more for less.
Joel Larsgaard provides 7 ways to save money, and as a reward to yourself, the perfect craft beer pairing.