Cash Is King Again

Over the last decade investors and savers have grown accustom to low yields on cash and cash equivalent investments. Miniscule returns on cash has forced many investors to reach for yield and step into riskier asset classes to maintain the value of their money (keep pace with and/or exceed inflation)…

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Skip The Toy Pile And Go With Stockpile

Most of my friends have kids and every year I find myself going to numerous kids birthday parties. I always have a good time at them catching up with my friends, playing with the kids, and eating good food. Plus, who doesn’t enjoy a good bouncy house!? I’m always amazed…

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How I Became A Real Estate Investor

I was fortunate to grow up around the real estate business with my dad being a real estate broker/salesperson. As a kid I remember helping my dad with his business by stuffing envelopes, passing out marketing materials (notepads, flyers, and calendars) in the neighborhoods that he specialized in, and setting…

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Is Pet Insurance Worth The Cost?

I’m a huge animal lover and have always had pets. Pets have brought me a lot of happiness over the years and it’s hard to imagine life without them. Like many people, I consider them part of my family. I take great care of my pets and am always concerned…

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How To Get Free Avocados For Life

Right now avocado prices are hitting record highs due to bad weather in California and Mexico and exploding demand in Asia (specifically China). I don’t know about you, but I love avocados and generally eat 2-3 a week. With avocados in my area now going for ~$3 each, I decided…

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How To Save Money Urban Farming

There are many benefits to urban farming including relaxation/stress relief, the production of organic healthy food, and the convenience of growing food that you like to eat. One of the other benefits of urban farming is the ability to grow produce in a very economical way including the ability to…

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