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Case Study: Andrews 3 Rental Properties 2.5 Years Later

Case Study: Andrews 3 Rental Properties 2.5 Years Later Rental properties can be a great source of passive income, but there are a lot of variables. What do you need to know to make sure you buy the right rental properties? Well, doing is the best way to learn anything. We podcasted about rental properties and wrote about rental properties …


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5 Questions: Smart Saver Account, Loans and Incorporating a Business.

5 Questions: Smart Saver Account, Loans and Incorporating a Business. We love 5 questions episodes because they are based on questions our listeners want answers to. We’re going to cover questions related to Betterment’s Smart Saver Account, student loans, investing with Fidelity versus Vanguard, your house as a retirement fund, and incorporating a business. And as a bonus, we have …


Ten Year Plan For A Remarkable Life With Matthew Kent

Ten Year Plan For A Remarkable Life With Matthew Kent We’ve all made New Year’s resolutions and then a year later, failed to achieve them. What if instead of planning ahead for one year, we made a ten-year plan? Ten years is a long time. You have time to fail and learn and try again. If you want to achieve …

What Should Matt Do With His Rental Property

What Should Matt Do With His Rental Property The right rental property is a great investment and a great form of passive income. But the wrong rental property, like the one Matt bought, is neither of those things. What should Matt do with his rental property? The American Dream Most of us were brought up with the idea of the …

Recession Fire Drill: $250 Trillion World Debt Edition

Recession Fire Drill: $250 Trillion World Debt Edition No one can accurately predict when a recession will happen, but October was warning of things to come. A recession fire drill if you will. When we understand what a recession is, we can take steps to protect ourselves from the fallout of the next recession. Everyone reading this will remember the …

Be Like Benjamin Franklin

Be Like Benjamin Franklin Among the Founding Fathers, perhaps the greatest collection of Americans in history, Ben Franklin was a rock star. He was the only Founding Father who signed all three of the documents that unyoked America from Britain, The Declaration of Independence, The Treaty of Paris, and the Constitution. He was a writer, a publisher, a statesman, an …

The Truth About The FIRE Movement

The Truth About The FIRE Movement If you read any personal finance blogs or listen to any personal finance podcasts, you’ve probably heard of the FIRE movement. LMM has written and talked about it in the past, but some in the personal finance world devote their blog or podcast to the FIRE movement entirely. But the concept of FIRE is …

The Science of Buying Happiness

The Science of Buying Happiness Can money buy happiness? According to science, it can. We’ll investigate the science of buying happiness. If you aren’t buying happiness, you’re using your money the wrong way. Science is here once again to save the day and show us exactly how to spend our money (or our time) to increase our level of happiness. …

5 Questions: Making Money, REI and Timing the Market

5 Questions: Making Money, REI and Timing the Market We love listener questions, and we have good ones. Here are 5 questions about making money, REI, and timing the market. We get all kinds of great questions, and it can be hard to choose just five, but everyone is interested in making money, we have a ton of questions about …

5 Simple Rules That Will Help You Make Better Financial Decisions

5 Simple Rules That Will Help You Make Better Financial Decisions There are a few simple rules of thumb you can apply to your personal finances. We know math is hard, but the mathematics of money are really straightforward and can help you make better financial decisions. Back Pocket Rules There are dozens and dozens of figures and formulas around …