Alternatives to A Traditional Wedding

Does a traditional wedding feel to standard for you? Or perhaps, you want to buck the tradition of spending massive amounts of money starting your partnership broke or in debt. First, what does a “standard wedding” look like. A standard wedding in America is where you have both the bride and groom’s extended family (whom … Read more

Positive and Negative Leverage

What is positive leverage, and how does it affect investments? Positive Leverage is where an investor receives a higher rate of return on their investment than the rate they are paying to borrow funds for that investment. An example of positive leverage is in a real estate transaction where the return on investment without leverage … Read more

19 Grilled Mahi Mahi Recipes

Mahi Mahi is a great fish to cook at home. There are many recipes that are super easy for weeknights. It is a great addition to a meal planning routine because it is easy and so versatile. The frozen bags from Costco are about the best thing to have on hand in the freezer to … Read more

How Much Car Can I Afford

When buying a new car, one of the most important questions to ask yourself is how much can you afford to pay. Financing or Cash? Are you financing this purchase, or paying cash? If you are paying cash, it is a little easier to know what you can afford, but the question of what is … Read more

Is Roofstock Legitimate?

Turnkey rental property investing has appeal. The promise of good property to go and produce an income from day 1 of purchase. Is it too good to be true? Roofstock even takes it one step further by vetting the properties and property management companies it works with. But is it too good to be true? … Read more

Build to Rent Business Model

Build to rent has been receiving a lot of press lately, but what is the build-to-rent business model? Build to Rent is a real estate investing strategy where developers build single-family houses with the intention of renting them out rather than selling them. Large Scale vs. Small Scale There are opportunities for investors to buy … Read more

7 Biblical Truths for Wealth With Calev Myers

Today I am going to cover a talk given by Calev Myers at the Unpolished Conference about things the Jewish people know about money from the Torah. He does not just stop at the Torah but also weaves in aspects of Christianity to further drive his point of these principles being enduring. There is an … Read more

19 Side Hustle Ideas

Why would you want a side hustle? Perhaps you have been doing the math and realize that you can get to your retirement goal or savings that much faster with an extra $500-$1,000 a month of income. Maybe you would like to save for a vacation or some other discretionary spending. You can do some … Read more

How Much Boat Can I Afford

You decided to buy a boat, and then realized that boats exist for free, all the way up to a billion dollar cruise ship. Show how much boat can you afford? If you are getting a loan, you do not want to exceed 43% debt to income from all your loan payments. Your max payment … Read more