Just Show Up

Just Show Up

This is some more of my simple, not easy advice. Because seriously you can get really far in life by just showing up. I was never the smartest kid in school. But I got excellent grades. I just showed up for class everyday. Next thing I know I had a college…continue reading →
I Bought a Rolex

I Bought a Rolex

Late last year I made the most expensive purchase of my life. No, I didn’t buy a new car or a house. I bought a watch. I know what you’re thinking, "What kind of personal finance blogger buys an expensive watch?!" This one does. And it’s one of the most meaningful…continue reading →
Automate Everything

Automate Everything

I just finished updating our expenses for the previous month. Spoiler alert: They were similar our spending each month over the past three years. Our expenses are low and extremely consistent. If we needed to we could live on a bit less but a weekend trip, new clothes or something unexpected always add…continue reading →
Simple. Not Easy.

Simple. Not Easy.

It baffles me that so many fail to achieve success in multiple areas. The fit poor guy. The rich fat guy. The smart awkward guy. The charming dumb guy. Mix and match as you like. Why can’t we have it all? I certainly don’t have it all. And for the most…continue reading →
It’s Already Been Done. Copy It.

It’s Already Been Done. Copy It.

Your dreams are probably not original. Almost everything you want to accomplish has already been done by someone else. Want to climb Mount Everest? Run a marathon? Bicycle across America? Earn a PhD? Make $1,000,000 per year? You can do it! Because it’s already been done. All you have to do…continue reading →