A Window Towards Financial Independence — The Importance of Vision. A journal entry about how having a clear vision helps.
Thanks to an increased effort in August, I accomplished all personal goals set and vastly improved page views over the previous month! To be honest, I haven’t put this much effort into blogging since I started working full-time again back in December 2016. In fairness, a lot of life happened during the beginning of 2017. Admittedly, […]
The following is a post about real investing mistakes I’ve made. It is my own opinions on investing. You are responsible for your own investment and financial decisions. This post is not investment advice or a recommendation to purchase any particular security. This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure/about page for more […]
Near the beginning of each month on this blog, I publicly post steps from my FI-centric reverse engineering plan. I publish goals online as a personal guide for each month, and to show how effective goal-setting can be. Truthfully, I’ve always been a goal-setting, note-taking kind of person. The planning side began when I started writing business plans for personal […]
After spending the last few days listening to the “Listen Money Matters” and “The Dough Roller” podcasts, I’m extremely motivated to continue building my cash flow machine. The particular episodes I listened to both happened to feature Mr. Money Mustache of mrmoneymustache.com, and he was generous enough to share his philosophy on early retirement. Through […]
As you get older and wiser, you begin to realize the alignment of your individual values, strengths and capabilities and how they fit together with your long term ambitions. In turn, you carve out a life that most appropriately matches your skills and values. Obviously, you have to factor in how you were raised, because that […]
Every month on this blog, I document the current goals I’m working towards in order to organize my plans. After doing so for the past year, I truly believe that consistently blogging your monthly goals can lead to a more purposeful life. There’s just such an abundance of value to be gained by understanding the reasoning behind what you […]
April has finally arrived ushering in a new season of warmer weather and new goal-setting opportunities. Frankly, I wasn’t sure how many more of these dull, energy diminishing, bitter cold days I could possibly handle. I was walking home the other night and a cold gust of wind caught me right in the face. Seriously! It nearly forced me in to a violent rage. I was […]