For all of my life, my mindset approaching money has been from a lack mindset. Learning how to invest was never a priority. The common phrases I am used to are: “We can’t afford that.” “It’s too expensive.” “Don’t waste your money.” “Money doesn’t grow on trees.” Yet, at the same time charging things on credit cards was completely normal. Especially to have experiences. And … Continue reading Why I’m Teaching Myself How to Invest NOW
You need to value your time like currency. I don’t believe we all have the same number of hours in a day. Everyone has different life circumstances and competing demands on their time. One Harvard research professor, Dr. Ashley Whillans, noted that the majority of Americans feel “time poor“, where they don’t have enough time to complete all responsibilities. Recently, I was talking to a … Continue reading Value Your Time Like Currency
UPDATED May 21st, 2022 Should I sell my car? If you have a Honda Civic right now, then YES! I wrote this in September – “However, it can easily be used as a solid trade-in with decent milage at the 10 year mark next summer if I am fortunate enough to have a solid income to take on a car payment again.” I was on … Continue reading Should I Sell My Car? Is The Money Now Worth It?