• Making Money

    9 ways to avoid Investment Mistakes

    Not all investments turn out positive. That might not be what you want to hear, but it’s true. Bull markets don’t go on forever, despite us wishing they would. Even if you’re investing in index funds, they can turn negative. No matter how good an investor you think you are, you can still make a mistake and lose money. How can you avoid making investment mistakes? What do you do when an investment turns bad ? What should you be thinking about when making that new investment? My recent summer vacation was an idyllic time, spent with my family and some close friends. We spent it in our new beach house, on…

  • Career

    How to get promoted, fast.

    A question I often get asked, being in a senior leadership position, is “How can I get promoted?” Reading between the lines, the time frame that is requested is often … – like the next day. There is no silver-bullet…

  • Life

    5 Reasons You May Need Life Insurance

      Do you have life insurance? Do you care? How does it play into your FI-RE? I didn’t have any life insurance until we had our second child. Seeing his little face for the first time, made me realize I…

  • Making Money

    Knowing your Net Wealth is sexy!

    There is nothing sexier than someone who has confidence in themselves. It is something magnetic, almost hypnotic, that draws you to them as soon as they walk into the room. That special something that makes you want to be the…