Collecting Wisdom

Collecting the best personal finance articles around the web.

1st Real Estate Deal – Story

My journey with real estate started last year when I sold my condo to buy something different…

Actionable Guide To Start Selling on eBay {Exceptionally Detailed Helpful Guide}

Have you ever been curious about selling on eBay but didn’t know where to start? This guide will take you through everything.

Bias for Action: Benefits and Risks for Financial Independence

How can a bias for action help, and hurt, your pursuit of financial independence? Learn about the upsides, downsides, and managing the risks

Financial Independence Score Directory

Directory of FI Scores of those who completed the FI Score Test [FIST]. Have a nosey around and see where others are on their journey to FI

Exemplary Transparency Extreme

I thought it’d be fun to walk through what advantages (or disadvantages) I’ve had in my journey to reaching Financial Independence. Enjoy!

The First Year of Blogging: Twelve Months of Reflection

A look back at the last year of Invested Wallet! Milestones, strategy, going forward, etc.

13 Realistic Ways to Make an Extra $1,000 per Month

Practical ways to make real money outside of a job.

The World Vs My World – Who Gets To Set The Rules Of The Game

Everybody seems to believe their view of money, wealth creation and a meaningful life is the “absolute truth” .

Dave MacLeod: Life Outside the Box, Part 1

Dave MacLeod is a professional climber who has harnessed the power of learning to maximize his potential. This is an interview for anyone.

Young Debt-Free Families (#8): Featuring Holly and Greg from Club Thrifty

This post features Holly and Greg who went from working in funeral homes to running online businesses on their path to debt freedom.

How “Elements Of Freedom” Will Change Your Route To Financial Independence

Review of Four Pillar Freedom’s book “Elements Of Freedom”.

Want to reach Financial independence?

Then this is a must read!

11 Personal Finance Metrics You Need To Track

These 11 Personal Finance Metrics are very important and you should track as many of them.

5 Sustainable Switches for Less Than $20 (And Some That Actually Save You Money)

I’ve been thinking a LOT about all the waste I create. Here are some switches I’ve made to minimize my waste without disrupting my life.

Daring to Dream: Financial Independence vs. Childcare Costs

How is financial independence possible with childcare costs?

IHOP Kids Eat Free: How to Score Free Pancakes with Kids

An inside review of IHOP’s Kids Eat Free weekly special. Family dining doesn’t need to be expensive…

1099 vs W-2: Independent Contractor and Employee Taxes, Costs & Benefits

Our economy has shifted toward contracting work as an acceptable form of employment. Learn about the differences between 1099 vs W-2 workers

Maternity Leave for Men: Tips for dads on paternity leave

“I don’t think this is spoken about enough, especially from a man’s perspective…it’s unnatural for people to always be living life on high


With a little creativity and planning, it’s easy to plan a baby shower on a budget that will be sure to impress your guests.

How to Make Your Business More Successful

See how to make your business more successful. Put more money in your pocket by following expert guidance.