Is There a Money Order Expiration Date?

How long are money orders good for? If you have ever bought a money order and didn’t need to cash it for a while, or if you have ever found an old money order in a drawer, then you may be wondering how long it is good for. Let’s have a look to see if […]

May Update, 2021

It is May, and the weather is heating up. I’m ahead of the game on projects. Here’s what’s going on with me. Free Lawnmower I just got an old lawnmower that was bound for the junkyard back in running condition. A friend of mine was throwing it out, and he asked me if I wanted […]

How to Become a Millionaire by 35

How do you become a millionaire by 35? For the average person, it won’t be an easy task. 38% of millionaires are over age 65. Only 1% are 35 or younger. So how can you join the 7-figure club at a young age? Advice for the Average Person There are people that achieve millionaire status […]

Spring Cleaning 2021

  Spring is in full swing, and the house projects are heating up. Here are a few random notes of what’s going on with me. Record High To say that the run in the markets is unprecedented is an understatement. It is April, and I have set yet another record high with my portfolio. $800,000 […]

Is it Time to Invest in Costco Stock?

Is it time to invest in Costco stock? I am not a certified financial planner, so this article will purely be opinion.  You will have to do your own due diligence to decide if you want to be an investor or not. An Interesting Retailer Costco  is a unique retailer. Hot dogs are $1.50. You […]

Spring 2021 Update

It is April, and Spring is here. The weather is warming up, the grass is growing, and projects are starting to pile up around the house. My portfolio is currently enjoying an all time high, and we are continuing our search for a rental property. I have been keeping busy with both home and the […]

The Risks of Listening to TikTok Personal Financial Advice

What are the risks of listening to TikTok personal financial advice? Well, there are too many to list in this short article, but we’ll dive in and look at a few. A New Medium for the Same Old Bad Information Bad Financial advice has been around for as long as money has existed. TikTok just […]

Why is the Housing Market so Hot?

What is going on with the housing market? If you have been looking for a house or have been paying attention to the housing market, then you may have noticed that houses are selling faster than ever. You may have also noticed that there aren’t many houses for sale. So, what is going on? Seller’s […]

How to Use a Low Float Stock

How can you use a low float stock as part of your trading strategy? First, it will be helpful to know what a low float stock is, then we can look at how you can use it to your advantage. What is a Low Float Stock? A stock’s float refers to the number of shares […]

My Portfolio During the Pandemic

I wanted to take a look at my portfolio over the course of the pandemic and the market crash that resulted because of it. It has been a rollercoaster for sure. Here is a brief history of the past year or so. My Portfolio I started investing around 2003. I was out of college for […]