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October marks the point in which three years ago I started some form of this blog. There have certainly been highs, a lot of and lows, but it has been a great time nonetheless. So how’d I get here and why the hell would I start a blog? A huge “why” for this site is […] ...
Posted: Oct 22 2018 @ 8:52 PM
Continuing on our bond article series starting with this article, today we are going to cover risk and volatility. Too often they are confused by people and lead them to make the wrong decisions in their investing journey. So, let’s jump in. What is risk? We all assume some level of risk with what we […] ...
Posted: May 20 2018 @ 9:10 PM
The name is Bond, Treasury Bond. You’ve probably heard that you should invest in bonds at some point, even for the most novice investors. The question is, do you even know why you should or what they are? There are a lot of fancy terms linked to bonds, but those are for a future article. […] ...
Posted: Mar 07 2018 @ 1:06 PM
Fear. If I could sum up THE REASON people don’t make changes in their life in one word, it would have to be fear. Being afraid of things is normal. But what are people actually afraid of' Failure' Doubt it. Reputation' Ehh, this probably doesn’t drive the fear. Success' More likely. Ding, ding ding! Today […] ...
Posted: Nov 20 2017 @ 5:14 PM
How many times have you woken up this week thinking “I’m going to be more productive”' I know for me it’s been several days. You' At some point, you are going to really realize how much or little time you truly have. Hopefully, you figure this out earlier in life and don’t realize it when […] ...
Posted: Nov 13 2017 @ 3:55 PM
Recently I was walking around the city with Mrs. FWV and we were discussing some of the merits and challenges of early retirement. It got us thinking about the topic since we are really looking for a change in our lifestyle earlier than your average bear. While it may sound great on paper, here are […] ...
Posted: Oct 31 2017 @ 1:59 PM
For a few months now I’ve been contemplating how to approach articles. The feedback is best from the long-form ones, but quite honestly they take some time to complete. However, I don’t want to leave folks hanging out there so I thought to start trying to post every few days starting in November.  This is […] ...
Posted: Oct 18 2017 @ 11:59 AM
What’s up Vacationers' It’s great to see you back because today we have an AWESOME guest post today. You know that this site is all about taking charge of your life so that you can live it on your terms and today’s guest is doing exactly that, right' Well, taking control of your finances is […] ...
Posted: Oct 17 2017 @ 1:04 PM
Vacationers, welcome back to the final portion of the Ultimate Roofstock Review series. I hope that you have enjoyed The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 1, The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 2, and The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 3 of the series. Make sure to check them out to get caught up to […] ...
Posted: Aug 03 2017 @ 9:44 AM
Welcome back once more Vacationers! I am glad to see you are enjoying the Ultimate Roofstock Review Series. Today we will have a double header posting with The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 3 and The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 4. If you have not read The Ultimate Roofstock Review – Part 1 or […] ...
Posted: Aug 03 2017 @ 9:40 AM


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