How we’re setting ourselves up to retire at almost any age

KJ: We’ve continued with our aggressive savings path for seven years now and while we’ve still got a ways to go until we’re “financially independent” (think, the ability to live off of our savings without requiring a paycheck), there are … Continue reading

Saving for your future (video number one! – vlog)

KJ: This vlog post is taking a little bit of a different spin and approach. We’ve created our very first video using Moovly. When you make money, you have to learn how to save money. Check out the vlog – … Continue reading

Time to update your savings plan for 2015 – new 401k, HSA, and other contribution limits increased!

KJ: With updated savings limits for 2015 being finalized by the IRS recently, it’s time to plan for this next year for any changes to your savings plan. Some limits were increased (401(k), SEP, SIMPLE), but others remain the same … Continue reading

The oh-so-simple secret to building long-term wealth

KJ: And…the oh-so simple secret to building long-term wealth boils down to a few basic concepts: time and patience. That’s it. Take patience, and add in a little bit (or a lot a bit) of time, and voila! The inspiration … Continue reading

Is it more stressful to not have an emergency fund or to spend one you already have?

KJ: If you don’t have an emergency fund, the answer to you may seem simple, but once you’ve built up that emergency fund, then when it comes time to actually dipping into it for an emergency – yes, that’s right, … Continue reading