7 ways to invest more like Warren Buffett

7 ways to invest more like Warren Buffett What it takes to be a 'superinvestor' Warren Buffett once wrote about the “superinvestors of Graham-and Doddsville,” referring to the successful investors who followed the investing approach taught by famed economists Benjamin Graham and David Dodd. Buffett himself became a “superinvestor” by following this approach, but he … Continue reading 7 ways to invest more like Warren Buffett

50 Mindless Ways You’re Burning Through Your Paycheck

~ Are you guilty? It's ok, I am here a couple places too! Here's to recognizing what I should do to better financially, hopefully the same is true for you! ~ Here's How You're Burning Through Your Paycheck From sunny seaside vacations to big backyard barbecues, summer is notorious for providing people with opportunities to … Continue reading 50 Mindless Ways You’re Burning Through Your Paycheck

What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses

~ THIS!! ~ What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses (Image credit: Natalie Jeffcott) So you want to make a cool $100,000? Popular HGTV shows lead you to believe the secret to getting rich quick is to start flipping houses. From Chip and Joanna Gaines, to Tarek and Christina El Moussa, there are plenty … Continue reading What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses

Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

~ Because not every set of advice will be great for you. But you have options. ~ I Wanted to Pay Off My Mortgage Early, Then I Realized This (Image credit: Apartment Therapy ) Ah, 2009. The year that first-time home buyers in America were majorly incentivized by government funding to get out of their … Continue reading Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

Pay Off Your Mortgage or Invest That Money?

What’s Better Financially: Paying Off Your Home Mortgage or Investing That Money? “…if your house is your largest investment, you’re in trouble.” —Robert Kiyosaki My household has finite income. It turns out this is a common problem. When you have a limited amount of money coming in each paycheck, it can be very easy to … Continue reading Pay Off Your Mortgage or Invest That Money?

Experts reveal the best ‘investments’ they ever made

~ I might be biased, but #6 is the most important...just kidding all these are fantastic. Family, dreams, pursuits all cannot be matched! ~ Experts reveal the best 'investments' they ever made See what these money pros consider to be their best money move The idea of investing your money — and potentially increasing its … Continue reading Experts reveal the best ‘investments’ they ever made

6 things investors need to know about the new tax plan

6 things investors need to know about the new tax plan After weeks of headlines suggesting that new tax rules would make life harder on them, investors and retirement savers can breathe easier with the final tax bill. Many of the more significant proposals failed to make it in. Still, there were some important changes, … Continue reading 6 things investors need to know about the new tax plan

Good Advice for Real Estate Partnering

5 Tips I Wish I Knew Before Partnering on a Real Estate Deal As an active real estate investor, it is likely only a matter of time before you joint venture, team-up, or partner with another investor, friend, or family member. Many investors will choose to utilize a partner for a variety of reasons; some … Continue reading Good Advice for Real Estate Partnering

Financial Planner’s Advice to Clients who invest in Real Estate

I'm a financial planner, and there are 5 things I tell my clients who want to invest in real estate  There’s always been some kind of starry-eyed dream around the idea of making a big payoff in real estate investing. I’d say about half my clients have floated a real estate idea in one form … Continue reading Financial Planner’s Advice to Clients who invest in Real Estate