Visualizing Job Popularity in Each U.S. State

This interactive map shows where your job is the most popular across the U.S.

Your legacy is more than just your portfolio

Your legacy should be enjoyed while you are living.

How Much Are You Paying to Work?

Most people don’t realize just how much they’re paying to work.

Working Seventy-Five Hours a Week and Nothing to Show For It

I wish I knew that working 75 hours per week could have been a financial blessing for my future family and me…

Investing Doesn’t Have To Be Complicated

To be a successful investor, you really only need two funds.

What If You Retire At a Stock Market Peak?

The math behind retiring at a stock market peak.

The U.S. Struggles With Financial Literacy

Overspending, ignoring future financial needs and not learning to manage money are common failures for many Americans.

It’s All Relative

Who you compare your finances to can make a huge difference.

Does Money Buy Happiness? Britain’s Most Eccentric Billionaire Reveals the Truth

Felix Dennis is one of the world’s most eccentric multi-millionaires…

I’m 30 and Planning on Retiring in 10 Years

“A 30-year-old FIRE acolyte in the Seattle area shares her plan to retire at 40 if she and her husband feel like it”

From Bookkeeper to Real Estate Millionaire in 11 Years

The story of how Jennifer Beadles got started in real estate at age 21 and became a millionaire by 32.

How One Family Chooses to Be “Artificially Poor”

Ten reasons why one family chooses to be artificially poor.

Lawyers, Doctors, and the Appeal of the Clear Career Path

Perhaps people become doctors and lawyers because of the appealing clear career path.

How to Stay Frugal While Advancing Your Career

Reader suggestions on how to stay frugal while advancing your career.

Our Cost of Raising a Child: $3,200 Per Year Including World Travel

“When you have kids it’s impossible to retire early, right? I found out that may not be true”

Which College Degrees Get the Highest Salaries?

A visual look at which college degrees get the highest salaries.

Three Benefits of Bear Markets

Here are three potential benefits of bear markets for investors.