Start investing today

to cultivate your wealth and gain flexibility

I will send you first to my ultimate guide to investing. This is a resource that lays out all the details and answers your most pressing questions. 

It's your best way to learn how to get started the way I did. Boring AF, yes.  But its worked well over the years and I get straight to the point. 

Financial wellness, because your well-being matters

Before we go any further into my best money tools and resources, I want to first acknowledge that money is personal and you will have your own unique journey. No matter what your past money mistakes, I also want you to know that by being here you are taking the first steps towards your financial well-being. 

Get started as an investor at some of my favorite places

In a nutshell here is how to start

Your best bet is to start with a robo-advisor and use index products. This is a good way to get a good start and begin building a portfolio while you learn about investing. Once you have a better handle on your risk tolerance, needs, and style, you can add individual equities, alternative investments, and try other assets to diversify your portfolio and add growth.

Below: A variety of investment platforms to meet a variety of needs, especially if you're interested in alternative investing.

Find Your Unique Path To Cultivate Wealth

with my financial priorities guide.

A blog to help you cultivate wealth and gain flexibility

a collection of guest posts, guides, and personal money stories

I don't have an amazing get-out-of-debt story or a make-six-figures-a-month story. What I do have is accumulated knowledge, financial experiments, and plenty of mistakes. Over time, I've learned what works for me when it comes to using my financial resources to create a life I love. Check out my money blog for information about how I structure my finances and make the most of my money. Maybe you'll find inspiration for your own money journey.

Finance

More Money, More Choices

We hear a lot about how our choices impact our money. But we don't often talk about how more money can actually mean more options. Make good financial choices and you'll get rich. Simple, right? Unfortunately, the reality is rarely that simple. We like to say that it's all about individual choices and when you

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Freelance Income Goals — Why They're Not for Me

We hear a lot about setting freelance income goals and other income goals. They aren't my thing. Here's why. Working in the world of online financial content often comes with its own FOMO. After all, everyone has freelance income goals, and it's all about making more. More. MORE. There's nothing wrong with that. Having income

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Investing

What You Should Know Before Investing in Cryptocurrencies

I've recently been inundated with questions about investing in cryptocurrencies. So let's go there. So far, I haven't gotten much into the whole cryptocurrency thing here. I've covered the subject other places, especially during the Bitcoin runup at the end of 2017. I even talked about it with my friend Ashe in 2016 for the

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Career

Shameless Self-Promotion: Earth Day Edition

Image via Wikipedia Today is Earth Day! As you know, I am concerned about the environment. (Although my feelings on the global climate change debate reflect annoyance.) We try to do what we can for the environment, and we teach our son to be respectful of the planet. But it doesn't have to be all

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Shameless Self-Promotion: Health Care Reform Edition

Unless you've been living a very secluded life, you are probably aware that last week marked the passage of a health care reform bill. I'm not jumping up and down with joy about it, but I guess it's a step forward, since, despite the hyperbole-filled claims of some, we will never see truly universal health

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Shameless Self-Promotion: The Old Standby

When I feel guilty that I haven't been posting on this blog, I get to pull out the old shameless self-promotion. Does it make me feel even worse? Yes. But it means that I am posting. It's been an interesting couple of months, with me dropping three clients (equaling four blogs). It's kind of nice.

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Home Business

How to Outsource to the Right People

One of the best ways to get the most out of your time is to outsource. Here?s how to outsource to the right person. I?m a huge fan of outsourcing. I outsource different aspects of my business, from using a virtual assistant to schedule social media, to hiring someone else to produce my podcasts. I

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4 Ways Attending #FinCon16 is Helping My Business

Every year I attend FinCon, and every year I learn things that boost my business. Here are four ways #FinCon16 is helping my business as we speak.? This blog post was written as part of a sponsored program for State Farm?. All views expressed are entirely my own, and were not influenced or directed by

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Make the Most of your money and find freedom

My favorite money tools and resources all in one post for you dive into. 

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