Awesome Articles

January 2015 Awesome Article Roundup

Awesome Articles I have come across in the world of personal finance in the month of January 2015. Derek at Life and My Finances posted House Hopping Is Keeping You Broke.  This article goes into detail and runs the numbers, Awesome!) about why moving frequently destroys equity, especially with the …

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Lost Fortunes Part 2

Last month I wrote about people who lost fortunes in history.  While I was brainstorming that article I left a few out that certainly deserve mention: Dong Nguyen: Dong Nguyen invented the App Flappy Birds in 2012 and had limited expectations, after all, millions of simple game apps are made …

Hand Injury

Preventing Hand Injuries

One day last month my wife came home from work and told me about a customer she had that morning.  He was a young man, in his early 20s and needed a new battery for his car.  His hand was wrapped up and she could tell he had a serious hand injury. …

Septic Tank

Side Hustle: Septic Tank Pumping

This week I have a guest post over at Budgets Are Sexy courtesy of J$.  The article covers how I started making some money on the side and all of the details of how and why septic tanks are emptied.  I think having a side hustle is extremely important. If …