This month will mark the seventh anniversary of the release of my first — and still highest-selling — book. It was a niche book and it made some minor waves in that space, to the point where it even climbed all the way to #2 in that category on Amazon. It didn’t stay there long, however, and my nameContinue reading “I’ll Never Make a Living from My Writing”
Let’s talk about money. Most of us have some sort of financial concern. Some estimates show that nearly 80% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck and 61% can’t cover a $1,000 emergency. Wages have stagnated, but the cost of everything else has continued to rise meaning that purchasing power hasn’t really moved in four decades. It takes an annual income ofContinue reading “Is Enough Ever Enough?”
2016 was my first full year with my own site. Not coincidentally it is also the first year since 2012 in which I did not publish a book.
Most financial advisors tell you that when you leave a job, don’t forget to take your 401(k) with you.
“I’m out for presidents to represent me.” – Nas
I read a lot and I think about money a lot. So, naturally, I read a lot about money. I’ve read all the experts. I’m well-versed in the Debt Snowball and the Latte Factor and the 50/20/30 rule. And I think many of them are unrealistic.
My parents are living the retirement dream. I fear I’ll never be able to do the same. Continue reading…