I Don’t Contribute to My 401K – Should You?

Posted 23 CommentsPosted in Investing, Mindset, My Journey

For 99% of the population, 401K contributions are a no-brainer. The tax savings, investment growth, and employer match are difficult to make a case against. However, I do not contribute to my 401K. I am in the 1%, but only due to certain, specific conditions.

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information.Read More

The Un-Budget: Say Goodbye to the Traditional Budget

Posted 10 CommentsPosted in Mindset, My Journey

Sorry to break it to you, but the traditional budget is old news…

I’ll admit, a budget is a great tool for controlling your finances if your spending is wildly out of control. However, the traditional budget pales in comparison to the all-powerful “Un-Budget”. Are you ready to unlock a savings superpower?

This content may contain affiliate links.

Read More

Cash Flow FI

Posted 13 CommentsPosted in Mindset, My Journey

There are so many different subsets of financial independence or FI nowadays that it’s hard to keep track. Well, here’s another one you can add to your financial dictionary. I call it Cash Flow FI and it’s my personal approach to financial independence.

This content may contain affiliate links. See the Privacy Policy for more information.Read More

Saving Money on Liquor: A Poor Man’s Guide

Posted 13 CommentsPosted in College, My Journey

WARNING: If you drink fancy liquor and are extremely particular about your drinking, I’d skip out on this post… Still reading? You’re in for some actionable tips to cut your alcohol expenditure WAY down.

For those who don’t know me, I’m 22 years old. During college, I liked to drink, party, and have fun. Simultaneously, I aimed to reduce my discretionary spending.… Read More

Networking: The Key to Growth and Progress

Posted 6 CommentsPosted in Mindset, My Journey

Contrary to its generally negative connotation, networking is one of the key elements for growth and progress. No, I’m not referring to the sell-life-insurance-to-your-Facebook-friends type of “networking”.

I am talking about forming real connections, attending relevant events, and garnering genuine, meaningful relationships. I credit networking for a majority of my successes in business, relationships, and life in general.… Read More