Investing 101: Stock picking vs. Index Funds, Expense Ratios, and Automation

Hi all, today I’d like to offer a great starting point for new investors, and that is Betterment. Before we get into what Betterment is and why I recommend it, step number one in all investment strategies in my opinion should be trying to max out your 401k. If you’re not enrolled into your employer’sContinue reading “Investing 101: Stock picking vs. Index Funds, Expense Ratios, and Automation”

Cancel Your New Year’s Resolutions!

The New Year is a time to reflect, look back at the past year of successes, failures, triumphs, and hardships, and look forward to what is next.  For some it is a time of excitement, of new possibilities, and for others unfortunately it is a time of shame.  We look back on the goals weContinue reading “Cancel Your New Year’s Resolutions!”

I “retired” to be a stay-at-home Dad

I officially quit my job on January 6th, 2021.  My wife and I have laid plans and built our financial foundation for years so that I could have the privilege of spending more time with my family.  My wife will still be working, and the extra income will be nice, but frankly not necessary.  IfContinue reading “I “retired” to be a stay-at-home Dad”