Smart Reasons to Save, Use and Invest Money

Perils of Big Data or Beyond Big Brother?

Technology is great! I’m in the technology field and sometime I feel so empowered!  You can do anything with technology if you work at it, look at all the great smart phone apps that are in existence!  Who doesn’t love reading email or playing Candy Crush any place and at anytime? But there is a…

The Hurdles With Helping Others Financially

I’m all about experimenting, I guess it’s the scientist in me that keeps trying to breakout of my work life that consists of a repeating grind that is way to familiar. Recently, I decided to try an new financial experiment where I would take an attractive female or male (mostly female because I’m not a…

The Real Financial Independence Crossover Point

The crossover point of financial independence isn’t where you’ve been told.  Let me explain… You see the crossover point where you are now considered financially independent and work is optional isn’t really the point that you think it is, instead it is just another financial milestone on the journey to financial independence… The real crossover…

Pulling The Family Sled

In my family, I pull the financial sled alone. As I watch my friends become rich along with their working wife, husband or significant others, I can’t help look at them with a quiet envy as I pull the family sled alone.  I feel alienated, and slowly over years I avoid more fortunate friends as…