How to Make Life More Enjoyable

I have an idea I want to share with you. I’ve never written about this idea before, but it has made my life a lot more enjoyable. Ready? Here it is… View EVERYTHING You Do for Money As A Game We take everything surrounding money way too seriously. Money is just paper. It’s the exact…

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250 Ways You Can Make More Money This Year

I hate to tell you this, but you’re losing money right now. In fact, you may be losing a lot of money. I’m not talking about the value of your retirement account or other investments you might own; I’m talking about something you have much more control over. You’ve heard the phrase, “A penny saved…

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How Americans Spent Their Money in the Last 75 Years

At the end of 2016, this chart was floating around the interwebs: When I first saw it, I emailed it to myself for further study. I believe this chart is from: https://howmuch.net/   which is worth checking out. Thanks Randy B for the recommendation. This chart is fascinating. It shows you were all the money is.…

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John Jacob Astor’s Perpetual Money Machine & The Magic of “Self-Financing” Investments

In 2008, I read this biography on John Jacob Astor. I went on to write the following article included below about what I learned from Astor in a newsletter to all of my clients. Little did I know at the time one of the ideas I learned in this book would stay with me. The…

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Rebel Without A Crew

Robert Rodriquez is a filmmaker who has wrote and produced many movies including Spy Kids, Desperado, From Dusk Till Dawn, and more. He began making short movies as a kid for fun and ended up turning his passion into his life’s work.  My interest in Rodriquez initially came because my daughter is a beginning filmmaker…

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