Ben

Econ Nerd writing about Personal finance, Business News & Economics

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Are you a Human or an Econ?

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

Rich Families Are Having More Kids

Income inequality is flipping standard economic theory on its head.

You are Going Broke Because You are too Lazy to Cook

Breaking down the cost of not buying and cooking your own food.

How To Have A “Mini Retirement” In Your 20’s

The Benefits Of Mastering Money Early In Life

FIRE is not About Retirement, It’s About Empowerment

“Retiring” from the 9–5 does not necessarily mean “retiring from work”. Many of us would love to drop our 9–5 job and go

What is an Index Fund?

And Why I Won’t Stop Talking About Them

Big Business Has Been Disrupted In The Past 10 Years

In 2008, only three Chinese companies cracked the list of the 100 largest companies in the world with zero in the top 10

What is a Bond?

Personal Finance 101.

House Hacking

Reducing Your Number One Expense In Life

Side Hustles: Do I Need One To Reach Financial independence?

How side-hustles fit into the math behind Financial Independence.

How I Negotiated my Bank Fees Down to Zero Dollars

“Then I heard the magic words: let me talk to my manager and see what I can do”

What Is The Rule of 72?

The rule of 72 tells you how long it will take for your investment to double. The only variable you need is an estimated

Your Pumpkin Spice Lattes are costing you $250,000 and Pushing your Retirement Back Years

It’s amazing how much “the little things” can add up over the course of a lifetime.