We are in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. The world has changed very quickly. Normally, I stick purely to financial topics. I hope you’ll forgive me a short pause while I, and we all, wrestle with our current situation. Yes, money still matters. In fact, the financial impacts of this pandemic will be felt […]
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The comedian Lewis Black claims aneurysms are caused by hearing something really stupid that gets stuck in your head. Recently, I think I read my future aneurysm…
It may be mathematically optimal to invest, but there are good reasons to pay off your mortgage. Here’s why we chose mortgage freedom.
Change can be hard. Teachers often stay in one school and miss out on financial and professional opportunities. Don’t be afraid of switching school districts!
Location matters in the pursuit of financial independence. Which state is best for teachers?
How much does a teacher need to retire? Understand the factors and learn the answer to this important question.
One year after selling our large beautiful home, we’re moving back in our original starter home. Here’s why we’ve decided to move back into our rental property.
Have you ever mapped how your money flows? Exploring our financial phases by money map highlighted our progress. Learn how!
Things are going well. Actually, they’re going GREAT. But….couldn’t they be going even better? You start looking around frantically for any opportunity you’re missing. There has to be something to improve!
It’s the optimization twitch. I’ve got it bad. And it’s becoming a problem.
We didn’t choose this career for the money, right? Still – it’s important that we start talking about money. Here’s why…