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Eddie Kirkendall

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Many of us are novice investors and know very little of the ins and outs of Wall Street. I am certainly no Warren Buffett.  In the past 10 or 15 years index funds have become popular investment vehicles to create broader diversification. In order to determine if you should invest in index funds, I think … Continue reading "Should You Invest in Index Funds'" ...
Posted: Jan 10 2018 @ 6:14 PM
There is something romantic about the idea of living off grid and frankly it has always captured my attention. In reality, I like having running water, electricity and DirectTV. However, if you want to live off grid you need to find the right piece of land. I love Oklahoma and most of this post will … Continue reading "Living Off Grid: Finding Cheap Land" ...
Posted: Jan 08 2018 @ 2:45 PM
Last month I decided to make five resolutions: save/invest aggressively, lose 10 to 15 pounds, read more investment books/financial blogs, spend time with the kiddo and of course golf more. All of these goals seem obtainable if I stay diligent and make myself accountable. Hopefully, if I track my progress each month on this blog … Continue reading "Update on New Year’s Resolutions" ...
Posted: Jan 05 2018 @ 12:40 PM
I can’t believe 2017 is already over! Time flies when you’re having fun I guess. During the the holiday break I purchased my son’s first piggy bank. It is a Blaze and The Monster Machine Ceramic Piggy Bank. My son loves watching this cartoon and I wanted to find something that would excite him, while … Continue reading "Son’s First Piggy Bank" ...
Posted: Jan 02 2018 @ 6:20 PM
Recently, my wife received a $500 dollar Christmas bonus from work. What do you think we did with it' Well, if you guessed invested it, you would be correct. The natural instinct for most of us would be buying Christmas gifts, but my brain does not work like that. Normally, I like to save and … Continue reading "What We Did With $500 Christmas Bonus" ...
Posted: Dec 19 2017 @ 1:03 PM
What is the perfect age to retire' I personally that depends on several factors. Some individuals love their job and have no desire to hang things up early. Others, meanwhile, absolutely hate their job and are counting down the days until the chains of servitude break. Fortunately, I am not in this group. I love what … Continue reading "Perfect Retirement Age: Things To Consider" ...
Posted: Dec 14 2017 @ 2:32 PM
Each year individuals create their list of resolutions and often times fail miserably trying to accomplish them. I have fallen victim to this many times over the years, but this coming year I would like to avoid it. I think the key to success is setting realistic goals and not shooting for the moon. Simplicity … Continue reading "New Year’s Resolutions: Simplicity Is Your Best Friend" ...
Posted: Dec 11 2017 @ 6:22 PM
Right now we are going through a cold spell and my taste buds are screaming soup. Not just any soup keep in mind. Those taste buds wanted Potato Soup and I must say it was delicious.  Below is the recipe I used. Keep in mind it normally cost between $25 and $30 dollars. I typically … Continue reading "Delicious Potato Soup" ...
Posted: Dec 08 2017 @ 10:47 AM
Recently, I took the time to breakdown my finances. I think it is vital to know how much money/investments you have. I normally look at this every four months or so. I know some do this every month, but I just do not have the time. I wanted to share with everyone where I am … Continue reading "Tracking My Finances" ...
Posted: Dec 05 2017 @ 10:28 AM
The stock market has been hitting all time highs almost everyday recently and most seem euphoric  when checking their investment portfolio. With stocks at an all time high, it is becoming a little more difficult to find investment opportunities. Today, I am going to discuss  three stocks that have garnered my attention; Omega Healthcare Investors … Continue reading "Three Individual Stocks That Look Intriguing" ...
Posted: Dec 01 2017 @ 8:16 PM


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