Collecting Wisdom

Collecting the best personal finance articles around the web.

Buffett’s 10/10/10 Rule For Making Financial Decisions

Training yourself to make good financial decisions happens one thought at a time.

How much will you spend in retirement?

Find out the many things you need to consider if you want to estimate your retirement expenses.

Good Eats for Cheap #6 – Thanksgiving

Don’t break the bank and make a damned fine Thanksgiving turkey!

A Week in Costa Rica: When Murphy’s Law Goes on Vacation With You

Had some drastic mishaps on our trip to Costa Rica.

Are you a Human or an Econ?

Why Humans Struggle with long term decision making (like money)

Pursuing What You Love: My Experience Working in Minor League Sports

Balancing the pursuit of what you love with a career path that pays the bills.

Interesting, yet irrelevant

What would you do if you only had 10 years to live? That is the topic of today’s thought experiment.

If Everyone Caught FIRE, Would There Be a Recession?

If Everyone Caught FIRE, Would There Be a Recession?

Better Life Interview with Scott From Making Momentum

Better Life Interview with Scott From Making Momentum

Momentum Series Interview – ESI Money: Early Retirement, Real Estate & Rockstar

John, the man behind ESI Money and now Rockstar Finance, retired at the age of 52 with a $3.2 million net worth.

9 Steps to Crush Debt & Reach Debt Freedom

9 actionable steps we took to pay off $55,000 of debt and reach debt freedom.

The Best Asset You Need to Invest in First: Yourself

The best asset you should invest in first is yourself. Here are 4 key areas of yourself that you should invest in now.

The Problem With “Choose A Job You Love And You Will Never Work A Day In Your Life”

There are a lot of reasons why loving a job isn’t enough to make it not be work.

The Secret to Naturally Meeting New People

Our networks are important to our health and career. Meeting people is difficult as an adult. Here’s how.

This Former Janitor Used His Crappy Job to Become A Multi-Millionaire

You never know what you will learn at a job that will turn you into a multi-millionaire. How to leverage a dead end job.

Visualizing Financial Literacy Rates Around the World

This map shows financial literacy rates in different countries around the world.

First 9 Things To Do After Closing On A House

Learn the top 9 things to do after buying a house! By spending a bit of time getting these small details taken care of,

How to Save and Get the Most Out of Life

My wife and I contribute the legal limit to our retirement accounts. Find out how we do it and why.

Why We Seek FIRE: Career Is Merely A Social Construct

Do you wonder if the 9-5 daily grind is the only option in life?

Childbirth as a DIY Metaphor

Sometimes your project goes well, sometimes it doesn’t. Same with childbirth and finances.

Chasing FIRE: 30 Days In

Well, that flew by! Just like that, Chasing FIRE has been live on the internet for 30 days. It has been a rewarding…