Personal Financial Update June 2020

Personal Financial Update, September 2020

It’s been a few months since I’ve done a personal update. I do have some big financial news to report. We’ll get to that in a bit. It’s hard to believe that summer is over. Today is actually the first day of fall. The nights are getting chilly, and the leaves … [Read More...]

Investing

You’re 18 years old? Start Investing Now.

The great thing about being young is that you have your entire life ahead of you. However, most people will not begin to think about their future lives until they are 30, 40, or even older. It is not that difficult for anyone to be financially free by … [Read More...]

Infographics

Covered Call Infographic

What Is A Covered Call Option? [Infographic]

Writing covered calls is an extremely powerful investment tool that few people take advantage of. Imagine earning an extra 8 – 12% per year by simply holding onto a stock that you already own. The only requirements are that you own at least 100 shares and you … [Read More...]

We've been spending a lot time at our cabin in the woods this summer

Random July Thoughts

Some random July thoughts to close out the month. It’s hard to believe that I am staring at August. This summer and this year are flying by. Despite that, I have managed to accomplish a lot so far this year. The Cabin Looking back at the work we have done … [Read More]

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How to Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate

How do you lower your credit card interest rate? If you find yourself in credit card debt and are trying to pay it off, then lowering the interest rate on your cards can help accelerate the process. With the average APR on credit cards in the U.S. being … [Read More]

Personal Financial Update

Personal Financial Update, July 2020

It’s time for another personal financial update, July 2020. It’s the middle of July, but it certainly doesn’t feel like it. No fireworks, or street fairs, or concerts this year. The virus has definitely changed our world. I’m looking forward to the day that … [Read More]

Investment Banking

How do you Become an Investment Banker

How do you become an Investment Banker? If you have dreamed of a high paying position, then Investment banking could be for you. The hours are long. Sometimes north of 100 hours a week. Beyond that, you will be on call 24/7 to handle urgent requests. Attention … [Read More]

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Personal Reflection 2, June 2020

Today is the last day of June. This personal reflection closes out the month and looks forward to July. Things have slowly been reopening, but we have a long way to go before things will be normal again. Work is busy and even benefiting from the pandemic, so I … [Read More]

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Credit Card Reward Stacking

Credit card reward stacking is a concept to stack multiple offers to receive the most savings possible on your purchases. Using your credit card to earn things like cash back, airline miles, or hotel credit can be a smart financial strategy. But there is a way … [Read More]