Yep, I locked my cell phone in a safe for 24 hours

The search for a long-term solution to manage my cell phone usage Yep. I did it. I locked my phone in the safe for 24 hours this weekend. At this point, I am sure you are thinking. Why? After months of struggling with how to use my phone less, I decided that the only way… Continue reading Yep, I locked my cell phone in a safe for 24 hours

The FIRE Insights Survey #4

The FIRE Insights Survey Welcome to the fourth ever FIRE Insights Survey! Last month’s survey was really fun to put together and again received a great response from those who participated and others who didn’t. The goal of the survey is to measure interest/blogger sentiment in various asset classes over time, highlight great content, and source advice/recommendations… Continue reading The FIRE Insights Survey #4

Why it’s better to not think about your investments (most days)

Yeah that’s right. I said it. Don’t think about your investments. Once you have created your personal financial plan, and executed on it, the best thing you can do is NOT think about it. Just ignore it completely. You can’t control what you don’t control. And I hate to break it to you my friend,… Continue reading Why it’s better to not think about your investments (most days)

If you don’t ask, you don’t get

It’s that simple. For nearly everything in life, getting what you want is as simple as asking. Will the answer always be “yes?” Certainly not. But how do you know if you don’t try? Nearly everything big in my life, has come from asking And I mean big! “If you don’t ask, you don’t get… Continue reading If you don’t ask, you don’t get

Book Review | Shoe Dog by Phil Knight

Highlights and Quotes from Shoe Dog: A memoir by the creator of NIKE by Phil Knight Another great book! Shoe Dog by Phil Knight is a memoir, but written in a first-person storytelling manner, so much so, that you became so immersed in Phil’s story and nearly forget that this is a true story. There is… Continue reading Book Review | Shoe Dog by Phil Knight