There are lots of different flavors of FIRE bloggers out there. Plenty of them speak to me on a personal finance level. Others I find interesting in their own ways, but few speak to me on a personal level when it comes to background stories and past lives lived. Then I read 'Financial Advice from … Continue reading The Terrorist, The Girlfriend, My Sister & The Homeless Man
I did my first podcast interview. It's over at Millionaires Unveiled , just follow the link. (lucky number 24). Keep in mind I was just getting over a cold, I sound a little nasally. Between this interview, my personal backstory,and various other little bits and pieces of me available in this blog, a pretty complete picture of … Continue reading I’m Out there Jerry!
I read an interesting post today from CorporateMonkey about children in the workforce and its relative cultural appropriateness. It got me to thinking. Childhood is a relatively new concept, even in America. Probably a good idea. We protect our children from the rigors of the grownup world and allow them to grow, learn, play, and … Continue reading What Do Kids Know Anyway?
How Much Money have I made VS. How Much Money do I have? It occurred to me the other day that this question in answerable with a little digging. First off, we know that somebody, besides us, keeps track of all the money we make. I am talking about Uncle Sam. The tax man is … Continue reading An Interesting Number
Who doesn't love a good list? Emergency Disclaimer: This article has nothing to do with 'Listicles', I dislike them as much as anybody, I promise. Lists are the basic building blocks of large swaths of my life. Ever since childhood school days I have been making lists to keep my thoughts organized and to ensure … Continue reading List Happy