A Big Rainy Day Fund = Getting Rich

Some people refer to the term Rainy Day Fund as being the same thing as an emergency fund.  Personally, that’s not at all how I view my rainy day fund and I think that there is actually a pretty significant difference between the two. It is imperative that all people have an emergency fund and […]

MYTH BUSTED! Money IS Important for Happiness

One thing that I always heard as a kid was that “money can’t buy happiness” but the older I’ve grown, I really think I disagree with this – and now I have some cold, hard facts to back it up – money IS important for happiness! Key Takeaways: Statistically, Money CAN Buy Happiness Money Can […]

Learning to Invest with Maj Soueidan of GeoInvesting

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *How to start investing with Maj Soueidan of GeoInvesting *The similarities between learning to play guitar and learning investing start early, put skin in the game, and learn from your mistakes. *Two stories about investing situations that lit the fire to pursue investing, […]

75 Motivational Saving Money Quotes to Power You Through 2022

Personal finance is something that requires a lot of hard work and dedication, and let’s be honest – when you’re first getting started, it’s so incredibly hard to find motivation. Let’s keep you on the right track with these 75 investing, motivational and saving money quotes! Investing 1 – “An investment in knowledge pays the […]

Struggling to Save? Start with These 4 Simple Auto-Investments

One of the hardest steps to becoming financially independent is finally getting that little snowball moving downhill by creating a gap between your income and spending. Once you’ve done that, it’s now onto the fun part – investing! And by far the best way to keep up the momentum with your goals is to set […]

Reach FI Faster With The Seven BEST Compound Interest Investments!

If you’re familiar with personal finance then you likely understand compound interest, but do you actually know how to apply that knowledge into your FI journey? It’s hard to take book knowledge and turn it into street knowledge, so that’s why I am here to tell you the best compound interest investments! Before we get […]

How to Make Money with Stocks by Understanding Risk vs. Reward

Myth #8 that Tony Robbins outlines in his book is that “You gotta take huge risks to get big rewards”. I’m sure that many of you have heard a phrase very similar to this, but is it true? Let’s break down the true risk vs. reward of investing in the market! Personally, I love the […]

Hot Take – Dollar Cost Average (DCA Investing) Will HURT Your Returns!

Yeah, I said it – DCA investing is actually going to hurt your returns. And honestly, I feel like it’s really not even that much of a hot take when it really boils down to it. The biggest thing that I see with people that argue for DCA investing is that their definition of DCA […]

What’s the Best Way to Protect Your Investments? Stop Loss vs. Stop Limit

Sometimes investing in the stock market can feel a little bit, “frothy”, per se, and when that occurs it’s nice to have something to fall back on. Every time I turn on CNBC or listen to a podcast, people are always talking about how overvalued the market is and it’s quite honestly terrifying. If you’re […]

IFB183: Investing in the 40s, Bond Allocation, Early Roth Withdrawals

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners Podcast. In today’s show we discuss a few diferent topics: How to invest in 40s, with an aggressive mindset Asset allocation and Bonds How Roth IRAs work and options for early withdrawals Having dry powder for special circumstances For more insight like this into investing and stock selection for […]