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Focus On What You Can Control

Focus On What You Can Control

For life in general one of my favorite pieces of advice is the serenity prayer.  When I get stressed out or frustrated, I try to repeat it to myself in order to adjust my viewpoint.  The most basic part of the serenity prayer is breaking down problems in life into …

frugal football team

The Frugal Football Team

I’m not a fan of professional sports, in fact I think I have only watched 1 entire football game start to finish in my life.  Professional athletes, and especially professional football players are well known for their flashy lifestyle. It isn’t uncommon to see football players living the lives of …

Sweat Pledge

The SWEAT Pledge

One of the key reasons I started this blog was to help give advice to young adults about getting their lives established. Across the roughly 150 articles published to date I have addressed a myriad of topics on personal finance, but career development has been largely ignored. Over the coming …

Move with a Purpose

Move With a Purpose

One of my chief pet peeves is people who complain about their situation, but take no action to change it. Having a purpose that is actionable increases what you can accomplish and allows you to accomplish more because there is something driving you, allowing you to move faster. I walk …