The Financial Blackhole

The Financial Blackhole

So you want to gain wealth? Don’t we all. I know that has been one of my goals for many years now, but for some reason, I’ve not been too successful up until a few years ago. I had saved here and there but looking back, I hadn’t really made…

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Grinding Harder and What I’ve Learned

Grinding Harder and What I’ve Learned

Retro-Post, Dated 6 May 2017: Well it’s been 5 months since I began my quest to pay off the home in 6 years. My goal was to pay an extra $16,000 per year to meet the goal. I’m happy to say that five months into the year, I’ve earned an…

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TEMPTATION (Three Jobs in and Feeling Broke)

TEMPTATION (Three Jobs in and Feeling Broke)

Retro-Post, Dated 29 March 2017: Ugh. The temptation of it. I’m working three jobs to accelerate the payoff of our home. As you know from our “Home Payoff Plan” which started in January, our goal is to pay an additional $16,000 extra a year, which will allow us to payoff…

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My Home Payoff Plan

My Home Payoff Plan

Earlier this year, my wife and I decided that we would make the push to pay off our home as quickly as possibly. This is one of the benefits to having extra cash after paying off debt, you need to figure out what to do with it. Of course we…

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Objective 2. So We’re Outta Debt, What’s Next?

Objective 2. So We’re Outta Debt, What’s Next?

“What the heck do we do next?” This was the question my wife and I started to ask after getting out of debt. After following Dave Ramsey’s first three baby steps to get out of our basic debt, we starting wondering what our next goal would be. With “new” money…

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