Archives 2018

December 2018

Catching The Falling Knife: Investing Into A Bear Market

Tis The Season – To Be Busy

The 5 Things That Mattered The Most

Marital Harmony And A Financially Independent Life

November 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

Your Dystopian Future Will Be Canceled


November 2018

Wealth Building Is Mostly Invisible

The Cucumber Soup Solution

Value Traps and How to Avoid Them

What Is This Crazy Blog About?

Extending The Life Of Your Smartphone

Investing With Multiple Possible Outcomes

October 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses


October 2018

Struggle Makes You Stronger

Why I Love My Big Fat Cash Pile

Investing Ideas: October 2018

Avoiding Stock Market Whiplash

Famous FIRE Blogger Tragically Dies Falling Off Boat

Why I’m Not Passing On A Financial Plan To The Next Generation

September 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

Your Money Or Your Migraines


September 2018

The Cash Flow Engine — Why Real Investors Don’t Need The Market To Build Wealth

Should I Invest In A 3d Printer?

Investing Ideas: September 2018

A Classical Approach To Gifting Culture

Adventures in Plumbing (Without A Fiduciary)

The “Real” Advantage Of Being Wealthy

August 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

The Problem With Dividend Investing

Finding Those Elusive Compounders


August 2018

The Collectible Investment

Should I Invest In A Small Business?

Investing Ideas: August 2018

The Regrets I’ll Never Have

Seven Ways You Might Actually Be A Really Bad Investor

Is Investing Just Pattern Recognition?

July 2018 Travels, Dividend Income, And Expenses


July 2018

Five Ways I’m Weirder And Richer Than Average

Investing Ideas: July 2018

Staying Cool By Getting Flat

What’s The Deal With Negative Shareholder Equity?

1000 Days Without A Paycheck

June 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

Knowing When To Sell Your Investments


June 2018

Where The Tax-Tail Meets The Investing Dog

Investing Ideas: June 2018

Contrarian Thought & Investing

The Case Against Nintendo

The Investor Disease

How Much Does This Blog Make?

May 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

What Makes A Good Life?


May 2018

A Cash Flow Management Strategy For Financial Independence

Nobody Wants To Get Rich Slowly

Dressing For Success: The Easy Way To Millions

Investing Ideas: May 2018

Everything You Know About Personal Finance Is Probably Wrong

Embracing Your Inner Weirdo

April 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

Would You Invest In A Dying Industry?


April 2018

Curating Filters To Become A Better Investor

Investing Ideas: April 2018

Darth Vader And The Path To FIRE

How Not To Save Money: Lie To Yourself And Hide Hidden Costs

Your Margin of Safety Has Gone Missing

The Arrogance of Financial Independence Blogging

Utility Stocks: Treasure Or Trash?

March 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

March 2018

Staying Calm in Volatile Markets

The Differences Between Us

Texas Trip Report

Efficiency Is Not For Vacation

On Vacation Again…

Investing Ideas: March 2018

February 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

How We Won The Thermostat War

February 2018

Extra Credit: Investing In Special Situations

When Should Kids Start Investing?

Eating Your Way To Financial Independence

Is Growth Hurting Your Investing Returns?

Investing Ideas: February 2018

Two Years Later: Is FIRE Worth It?

January 2018 Dividend Income And Expenses

Building A Dividend Snowball To Fund Your Early Retirement



January 2018

The High Cost Of Eyesight

Going Completely To Cash

Growing Dividends In 2018

The FIRE Movement Was Inevitable

Can Multi-Child Families Reach Financial Independence?

Investing Hacks: Should You Follow Insider Trades?

My Frugal Fail Of 2017

December 2017 Dividend Income And Expenses

2017 Year-End Net Worth Update

Mr. Tako Escapes