Why Niche Down?

As I continue to research about how to build a business online or get more traffic to my blog I keep finding that having a niche is the most important thing you can possibly do to find success. Used to be that I would write about everything that popped into my head and throw it…

Acorns App Review

Throughout the journey to become financially independent you will come across many ideas about how to save money. Generally, saving money is meant to be done for a few reasons. You save for goals, like buying a house or planning a wedding. You save for the future, things like paying for your children’s schooling someday…

10 Ways to Quit Your Job!

We all get fatigue from working the 9 to 5 day job. Unless you’re completely in love with your job, you likely go to work everyday just waiting for the weekend to arrive. I myself experience this, not because I completely hate my job but because I feel like there is something else out there…

Becoming debt free

Lets talk about debt. Nobody likes debt but quite a lot of us seem to have it. It is almost an encouraged thing for us to take on debt. Whether it be to “help” us buy things we can’t live without or used as a tool to build credit, we’re taught that debt is something…

Minimalism vs Automation

I’ve been reading a pretty fantastic book the last week or so called I will teach you to be rich. The author of the book Ramit Sethi gives his readers a very good actionable plan to become more financially stable. One of the biggest takeaways I’ve had from the book so far is that if…

Spend time outdoors today!

The last couple weeks I’ve been feeling pretty discouraged about work and life in general. I get occasional boosts from writing in my blog and starting new ventures like getting back on YouTube but for the most part I felt kind of weighed down. This weekend though, I had the opportunity to go for a…

Simple ways to start saving money today

I’m the kind of person where if I’m gonna make a huge change in my life I really need baby steps to get there. I can’t go from spending all my money every check to now saving 80 percent of my check or something crazy like that. The biggest flaw I think I have with…

Routine for a productive life

I’d like to talk about routine today. We all have some semblance of a routine in our life, no matter how small. I think having a routine is very beneficial to our lives. Routines set expectations for ourselves and those in our lives. They can be a tremendous benefit for us when we’re having a…

We all need a little focus

As I’m going on this new journey in personal finance and in improving my life in general, I’m noticing that I still have a tendency to waste a lot of my time. There comes a point where you have read or listened to as much as possible on a topic and now it’s beginning to…

No Time Like the Present

So there’s something I’ve been dealing with in my own life for awhile now, and now that I’m taking action in my life and trying to get some people on board with me, I notice it in others as well. I don’t know whether to call in inaction or laziness or something similar but basically,…