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Biglaw Investor

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Name:
The Biglaw Investor
Category:
Investing
Tags:
Early Retirement/FIRE, High-Income Earners
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Lawyer (Attorney)
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Latest Blog Posts

Check out The Biglaw Investor or read Don’t Be An Investing Clown The stock market just finished a great year. For every dollar invested on January 1, 2017 in an index fund tracking the S&P 500, the market returned a whopping 19.42% in appreciation by the end of the year. That’s not even taking into consideration the dividends paid. If you add in those, the index investor […] Leave a comment on ...
Posted: Jan 12 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read How to Get Rich As A Lawyer A lot of people get confused about what it takes to build wealth as a lawyer. They assume that you need access to exclusive investments or to get into something like Bitcoin on the ground floor. Or maybe you need to leverage up through acquiring multiple real estate properties' It’s easy to spend a lot […] Leave a ...
Posted: Jan 10 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read BLI: Year in Review (2017) It’s not that often that I blog about blogging. There are plenty of sites with income reports, courses about making money online and other general nonsense that probably doesn’t have an impact on your life. However, once a year, I put together an annual reflection (see the report from 2016) where we look back at […] Leave a comment on ...
Posted: Jan 05 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read More Tax-Protected Space in 2018 The theme this month is Moving Forward because, what else can we do in January other than keep going' It’s the only way to make it through a Northeast winter and it’s the only way to get your finances in order. Just keep moving forward! But in order to move forward, it’s good to have a […] Leave a comment on ...
Posted: Jan 03 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read Abandon Your Motivation Today Happy New Year! I’m usually in the camp of “I can’t believe the year is already over” but strangely it feels as though it’s already been 2018 for several months at this point. That probably has something to do with a much busier than expected end-of-year push at the office for me. Regardless of whether the […] Leave a comment on Abandon ...
Posted: Jan 01 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read The Top Biglaw Investor Posts for 2017 Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone! The time between Christmas and New Year’s is often a down week with ample time for reflection and rest. Not for the Biglaw Investor! For some unknown reason, the year end push is particularly busy this year, so I’m in the office handling client requests. During the downtime, I […] Leave a ...
Posted: Dec 27 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read Money Is The Greatest Escape Artist If you’ve grown up in normal American culture, you might believe that money is how you buy goods and services. It’s the thing you hand over to Amazon in exchange for the stuff you need. If you got an economics degree, you might think of money as a medium of exchange, a unit of accounting […] Leave a comment ...
Posted: Dec 20 2017 @ 7:30 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read How Are You Spending Your Bonus' (Biglaw Investor: Today’s post is about bonuses. Of course not everyone has the luxury of getting a huge Biglaw bonus but many lawyers get some form of annual bonus. I wanted to see what a financial advisor would say, so I asked Mark Mohtashemi, CFP®, a financial planner that works with many lawyers at Morgan Stanley […] Leave a comment ...
Posted: Dec 15 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read If Everyone Bought Index Funds Recently, Robert Shiller gave an interview on CNBC where he questioned the value of indexing investing and expressed particular concern should 100% of the market move to indexes. What would happen if everyone invested in index funds' Let’s explore that idea. Robert Shiller is a Nobel-prize winning economist famous for, among other things, developing the […] Leave a comment on ...
Posted: Dec 13 2017 @ 7:00 AM
Check out The Biglaw Investor or read How to Visualize Your Money Sometimes I need something visual to fully comprehend what’s happening. That’s why I took one of the site’s most popular posts, Sample Budget: 1st Year Associate, and created a visual flowchart so we could get a bird’s eye view of the outflows (click for bigger image). I know this might not be YOUR budget but […] Leave a comment on ...
Posted: Dec 11 2017 @ 7:00 AM

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