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So You Want To Be Financially Independent
Millennial, Uber, Alternative investments
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SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
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By Josh November 12, 2018 It was only 10 days ago, on a Friday evening after work, when I learned my internet friend Dumpster Doggy was going to be in New York City for a week, visiting her friend from college this week. It made me think “I’ve never flown across the country to visit … Continue reading "Twitter made me do it – New York City" The post Twitter made ...
Posted: Nov 13 2018 @ 12:45 AM
By Josh October 31, 2018 The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines shame as a painful emotion caused by consciousness of guilt, shortcoming, or impropriety. Synonyms include humiliation, regret, disgrace, odium and reproach. I think we are all guilty of feeling shame sometimes. Some of us feel it more than others. I often feel like I live my … Continue reading "Shame" The post Shame appeared first on A single Millennial on the path ...
Posted: Oct 31 2018 @ 7:37 PM
By Josh October 23, 2018 Yesterday, an awesome new curation site went live called The Money Middletons. You may be asking yourself, “WTF is a Middleton” and you would be right! Stephonee from PoorerThanYou created this site, along with Emilie from WiseMindMoney, to help answer the questions like “what is Middle Class” and “how do … Continue reading "WTF is a Middleton" The post WTF is a Middleton appeared first on ...
Posted: Oct 23 2018 @ 9:50 PM
By Josh Overmyer October 14, 2018 Four days ago, Hurricane Michael became the fourth Category 4 Hurricane to impact the United States in the past 13 months, when it struck the Florida Panhandle with 155 mile per hour winds and an estimated storm surge of 14 feet. The other three Category 4 Hurricanes were last … Continue reading "A primer on Flood Insurance" The post A primer on Flood Insurance appeared ...
Posted: Oct 14 2018 @ 11:07 PM
By Josh October 3, 2018 Yesterday, I put a post on Twitter asking people “Which of these events actually happened at #FinCon18 ??” If you are a literal person like I am, you read the answer in #4, but it didn’t stop 43% of voters from choosing one of the first 3 options. So here’s … Continue reading "Would you believe it – FinCon edition" ...
Posted: Oct 03 2018 @ 11:02 PM
By Josh October 1, 2018 Along with half of the Twittersphere, I just returned home from Orlando where I attended FinCon 2018. FinCon is an annual conference for money nerds of all kinds, from bloggers and podcasters, to financial advisors, companies and media. And then there’s people like me, that do not fit neatly into … Continue reading "Takeaways from FinCon18" ...
Posted: Oct 02 2018 @ 12:22 AM
By Josh  August 23, 2018 There comes a time in every new investor’s life when they become disenchanted by the “boring” returns of blue-chip stocks and government bonds. Sure, those are known for modest growth potential and steady dividend payments (income), but they are boring! They are what your grandpa invests in! I want to … Continue reading "Penny stocks. Don’t even go there!" ...
Posted: Aug 23 2018 @ 11:19 PM
By Josh  August 21, 2018 I’ve been quiet around here for a few weeks, because I wasn’t really sure how to put some of my ideas to words. Instead, I just read 3 books in the past 7 days, including The Automatic Millionaire by David Bach, The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason, … Continue reading "David Bach’s Latte Factor" ...
Posted: Aug 21 2018 @ 11:20 PM
By Josh August 9, 2018 (Warning, post is over 3,600 words) Sometimes, I feel like a broken record. Pause that, rewind a bit… As a total FIRE enthusiast and fledgling member of the PF blogging world, I am a member of several private Facebook groups and regularly chime in on posts where overly-excited real estate … Continue reading "My horrible house journey, 2006-present" ...
Posted: Aug 09 2018 @ 11:11 PM
By Josh August 1, 2018 In only 8 weeks, I will be joining 2,000+ of my best internet friends in Orlando at the Rosen Shingle Creek, site of #FinCon18. FinCon is an annual gathering of self-proclaimed Money Nerds, and I cannot wait to attend for the first time this September 26-29th. I was stoked to … Continue reading "FinCon t-shirt ideas" ...
Posted: Aug 01 2018 @ 11:34 PM


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