Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 5

Another week and over 27 hours of episodes in the books! This post may contain affiliate links.  Please view my disclosure policy for more information. If you’re like me and are wary of traditional retirement accounts because you can’t stand the thought of your money being locked up until you’re almost 60 years old, I highly recommend… Read More Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 5

To Escrow or Not to Escrow: Lessons from My Exhausting Experience

I felt like such a grown-up walking into my new home, my hand clutched around the large white envelope containing the stack of paperwork that bound me to the three stories, two new neighbors and one acre of land that all added up to $90,000 of fresh debt and much more of a monthly payment… Read More To Escrow or Not to Escrow: Lessons from My Exhausting Experience

Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 4

My work week was a short one due to my recurrent foot problems, but I still managed to listen to 18 episodes, providing me with over 13 hours of motivation, inspiration and financial education. This post may contain affiliate links.  Please view my disclosure policy for more information. I take something away from every episode, every podcast,… Read More Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 4

Mid-Month Net Worth Report: August 2017

This post may contain affiliate links.  Please view my disclosure policy for more information. I’m so excited that it’s time for my second net worth report! When setting up my Personal Capital account last month, I told myself I am not going to become obsessed and check out my net worth every day, and I am happy… Read More Mid-Month Net Worth Report: August 2017

Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 3

Welcome back!  Thank you to everyone who has provided feedback since I began sharing these recaps. As I mentioned last week, I am trying to learn as much as possible about the ways of the FI and FI/RE community; therefore, you will see a lot of ChooseFI and Mad Fientist again this week.  I took… Read More Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 3

Everything You Need to Know About Sinking Funds

This post may contain affiliate links.  Please view my disclosure policy for more information. Dollar-cost averaging, net worth, index funds, baby steps, the list goes on.  When making the decision to take control of your money, it seems like there is an endless amount of new terms and phrases to become familiar with.  Join any Instagram community… Read More Everything You Need to Know About Sinking Funds

Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 2

Below are the personal finance, real estate, personal development and FI/RE podcasts I listened to this week.  I have recently been diving more and more into the FI/RE community and trying to learn as much as possible, as you’ll be able to tell by this week’s list.  When I come across a new (to me)… Read More Weekly Podcast Recap: Week 2

Debt Payoff Report: Month 11

Monthly mortgage payoff update – Month 11… Read More Debt Payoff Report: Month 11