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How to Grow Readership for Your New Blog

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This post is for the budding bloggers who need help growing their readership. Last year, I posted – How to Start a Blog and Why You Should. It is a good guide and I’m proud of it. However, that’s not quite enough for new bloggers. A few people told me they needed more help. My […] Read More

About the author: Joe left his engineering career behind to become a stay at home dad/blogger at 38. Read how and why he did it on the About Page .

How to Start a Blog and Why You Should

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A few weeks ago, I went to drop RB40Jr off at school and met one of his friends’ mom. We hit it off because she's from Thailand and we had a short conversation while we waited for the kids to go inside. She asked what I do, and I told her I’m a blogger. She must […] Read More

I’m taking on Warren Buffett’s Million Dollar Bet

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I’m taking on Warren Buffett’s million dollar bet. He beat the geniuses on Wall Street last time, but I feel good about my chances this time around. What’s this bet about? Read on… In 2007, Warren Buffett made a million-dollar bet that a low cost stock index fund would outperform a collection of hedge funds […] Read More

What if you always maxed out your 401(k)?

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What’s the surest way to become a millionaire? I can tell you right now - max out your 401(k) contribution every year. This is the simplest and most assured method to build wealth. The problem is you have to start investing young and most of us didn’t know that when we were young. Most of […] Read More

2018 New Year Goals and Resolutions

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Huzzah! It’s 2018 and we can start off with a clean slate. Actually, I did pretty well in 2017 and accomplished most of my New Year goals. I only missed a few and I’m happy with my accomplishment. However, many of those goals were a bit staid. I knew I could accomplish them and they […] Read More

2017 Goals and Financial Wrap Up

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Happy New Year! Let’s bid a fond adieu to 2017 and welcome 2018 with open arms. 2017 was an incredible year for investors and we were fortunate enough to ride along. Now, I’m ready for 2018. The economy seems to be holding up well and most investors are optimistic so we might be in for […] Read More

How We Generated Passive Income in 2017

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***I added a new Passive Income page. You can click to it from the menu on top of this site or follow this link - Passive Income. I will update that page monthly. Happy New Year! 2017 was a great year for investors and our passive income was great too. This was the first year […] Read More

Why Fans Should Lighten Up About The Last Jedi

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Hey Readers, I was going to take it easy and post just once this week because the week between Christmas and New Year is always very slow. However, I saw The Last Jedi (TLJ) with the family and I couldn’t understand why there is such a huge negative backlash from the viewers. For those of […] Read More