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Jim

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Name:
Accelerated FI
Category:
Making Money
Tags:
Money, Investing, Millennial
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Age:
20s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Engineer
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4 Hours of Work – $17,100 in Sales – $4,000 in Profit Go to any personal finance blog and you’ll see the normal bashing of Black Friday, rampant consumerism, and the claims of moral superiority from abstaining from these insane shopping holidays. And they’re all completely right.  Most of the stuff people buy between Black […] The post November 2017 Side Hustle Update – $17,102 in Sales appeared first on AcceleratedFI. ...
Posted: Dec 12 2017 @ 8:04 AM
The top news item of the last few weeks has been the new tax plan that Congress and the Senate have been working to ram through. The main motivation behind this is so the Republican controlled government can claim a ‘legislative victory’ by passing some type of legislation. Even if this new plan is a […] The post A Simple Explanation of Why the New Tax Plan Won’t Create More Jobs ...
Posted: Dec 10 2017 @ 12:14 PM
The post How to Grow Your Instagram Account from 0 to 1,000 Followers in 30 Days appeared first on AcceleratedFI. ...
Posted: Nov 25 2017 @ 10:46 PM
How to Avoid Getting Scammed When Buying a Website from Flippa Flippa is a great place to buy a website or app that can be a cash cow.  There’s all sorts of websites available for sale from brand new websites for $50 all the way up to sites earning tens of thousands of dollars per […] ...
Posted: Nov 19 2017 @ 9:18 PM
October 2017 Side Hustle – $13k in Sales, $1.7k in Profit October was another average month.  Sales were up slightly from last month but my profit took a hit due to a $642 fee I had to pay Amazon for the privilege of storing my product at their warehouses.  Here’s a snapshot of my sales/profit […] ...
Posted: Nov 12 2017 @ 8:29 PM
Merch by Amazon – New Passive Income Source My main side hustle I’ve talked about several times before is selling physical products through Amazon FBA.  The great thing about this side hustle is that I don’t have to really do much since Amazon handles all of the fulfillment.  The downside is that it is very capital intensive.  I need to keep several months of inventory in stock on every item so ...
Posted: Oct 31 2017 @ 4:12 PM
Ever Heard of Fuck Jerry? If that headline sounds offensive then you probably don’t use Instagram.  Almost everyone who uses the social media app has heard of Fuckjerry.  He’s the most famous Instagram personality due to his huge following and the fact that he makes at least $3 million per year from posting memes on Instagram. Big brands like McDonald’s and Coke are willing to pay FuckJerry up to $30,000 per post ...
Posted: Oct 28 2017 @ 9:19 PM
The Rawah Wilderness is a beautiful backpacking loop located about 2 hours west of Fort Collins, CO.  It is incredibly gorgeous and a bucket list stop for any backpacker.  There is about 4,000-5,000 feet of elevation gain depending on where you go and the entire loop is roughly 15-25 miles depending on how many side trails you choose to take.   When I started planning my trip to the Rawah Wilderness ...
Posted: Oct 25 2017 @ 12:17 AM
The Genius Options Trade that Saved Mark Cuban Billions of Dollars If you’ve ever watched Shark Tank you’ve probably heard the intro to the show introduce the “billionaire investors” including Mark Cuban.  But not many people know how Cuban made those billions or how he employed a genius options strategy to prevent his billions from turning into nothing during the dotcom crash at the end of the 90’s. In this post I’ll ...
Posted: Oct 14 2017 @ 12:36 PM
Better but Still Underperforming the S&P Early in 2017 I decided I was going to take $10k from my Roth IRA in Vanguard and use it to trade options.  I’ve always had an itch for making speculative investments and I’ve wanted to try options trading for a long time. After basically breaking even with $10k I decided to move over another $10k as well as $3k that was in my wife’s Roth ...
Posted: Oct 10 2017 @ 1:28 PM

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