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Financial Independence & the Ser...

Financial Independence & the Servicemember

Sounds like a modern day fairytale! What does financial independence mean if you’re looking at a military career? Well first, let’s take a look at the meaning of financial independence. If you read personal finance blogs, you will see many people reference the goal of financial independence, often shortened to FI. In a nutshell, the […]

My money philosophy, compressed to an...

My money philosophy, compressed to an index card

I recently read this post about personal finance bloggers giving their best money advice on an index card. So I wrote my own! I present to you my philosophy on money on a single index card:   This is probably against the rules, but here’s a little elaboration… Make it easy– Automate your accounts. Use index funds so […]

Getting Started Series Part 4: Overvi...

Getting Started Series Part 4

  This is a series intended to answer the question “I’m covering my bills, now what?” It’s for people who have a steady source of income and have a vague notion that they should be doing something more with their money, but don’t really know how to begin. This will go through what to do […]

Getting Started Series Part 3: Tax Ad...

Getting Started Series Part 3: Retirement Accounts

This is a series intended to answer the question “I’m covering my bills, now what?” It’s for people who have a steady source of income and have a vague notion that they should be doing something more with their money, but don’t really know how to begin. This will go through what to do with […]