• I hear people frequently say “I don’t have the money for that” whatever their version of “that” is.  For many Americans, they live paycheck to paycheck and have no savings in reserve.  According to the […]

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  • is typically the person least able to enjoy it. A powerful statement that, for many, will ring very true.  I was fortunate that I grew up with a Dad that truly valued time away from […]

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  • I was listening to yet another Tim Ferriss podcast, this time his guest on podcast #576 was Morgan Housel.  This was a great listen, and of course I recommend you check it out.  There was […]

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  • I am going to use the term “friction” in this blog as a way to represent the forces that oppose actions you wish to take.  As the picture implies, you can start a fire with […]

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  • That may sound funny when you read it aloud, and the first thought that rolls through your head afterwards might be something along the lines of “duh”, but let’s dig a little deeper. If you […]

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  • I cannot stress this enough, and I was slow to learn this. I am hoping that if you stumbled across this blog that you understand what I am trying to share. The message in those […]

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  • Everyone should have one… I am not talking about how to get out of a building if it’s on fire, I am talking about a radical shift in lifestyle that you are working towards. Some […]

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  • If this is what you are shooting for, I think you are aiming at the wrong target. I have been in the unique position to be friends and acquaintances with some VERY wealthy people, like […]

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  • …you make a purchase like this. Seriously, think about it, why on Earth would you need a soft plastic sleeve for a half gallon bottle of water that costs you $217.50??? Answer: YOU DON’T! Stop […]

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  • We have such a skewed view of money in our society, it is just crazy. I reworded my title on purpose, because this version also applies. Like with everything else, there is a balance to […]

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