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Eric Roberge

Blog Info

Name:
Beyond Your Hammock
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Investing, financial planning, lifestyle, financial independence, millennial money
Start Year:
2016

Blogger Bio

Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Financial Planner
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Latest Blog Posts

What if you dropped your limitations, allowed yourself to daydream, and considered what’s possible for your life? On the show today, we’re encouraging your to stretch your mind, imagine a world with no limits, and brainstorm what your life could look like if “can’t” weren’t part of your vocabulary. We’re sharing some ideas and structures... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast #009: How to Use Thought Experiments to Design Your Best ...
Posted: Mar 22 2019 @ 6:01 AM
“I want more money.” “I need to save more money.” “I wish I had more money.” I hear these phrases all the time — and I’m guilty of saying them myself, too. While it’s natural to think this way about finances, doing so only creates more stress around money. Why? What’s wrong with “more money?”... Keep reading... The post Money Is a Tool, So Stop Treating It as the Goal appeared first ...
Posted: Mar 15 2019 @ 7:00 AM
Kali’s favorite thing to do is travel. Eric’s favorite thing to do is save money. This is how we manage to do a lot of both. It seems like there’s one thing every single 20-, 30-, and 40-something has in common these days: we all want to TRAVEL. We want to see the world, experience new things, try new foods, and of course,... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast #008: How to Travel More Without Busting Your Budget appeared ...
Posted: Mar 08 2019 @ 6:00 AM
The next time we go out to eat, we’ll get $20 off our meal just because we have a habit of making reservations. We use OpenTable to book spots at restaurants when we plan to eat out. Even if we know we’ll get somewhere at a slow time when there won’t be a wait, like... Keep reading... The post Make Little Money Details Add Up to Big Financial Impact appeared first on ...
Posted: Mar 01 2019 @ 7:00 AM
You can keep significantly more money in your pocket if you mind the details and look for little opportunities that add up to big chances to grow wealth. We want Beyond Finances to be more of a conversation, and not a lecture or just a set of instructions for what to do with your money.... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast #007: 5 Financial Opportunities You’re Missing Out on Right Now ...
Posted: Feb 22 2019 @ 6:00 AM
A lot of people I talk to aren’t sure of when to start financial planning. Do you have the same question, about when you should start? I could really sum up the entirety of this blog post with a single-word answer: Yesterday. That was the best time to get started. The second best time, of... Keep reading... The post When to Start Financial Planning (and What to Think About First) appeared first ...
Posted: Feb 16 2019 @ 4:31 PM
Money is an emotional topic for most people. And that’s exactly why most people make stupid money mistakes. Here’s how to fix that so you don’t do the same. Recently, someone asked Kali and Eric why they’re “good with money.” The answer? Ultimately, they agreed it came down to this one thing: they keep their... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast, Episode #006: EMOTIONS – The Enemy of Being Good with ...
Posted: Feb 08 2019 @ 6:00 AM
Money is an emotional topic for most people. And that’s exactly why most people make stupid money mistakes. Here’s how to fix that. Recently, someone asked Kali and Eric why they’re “good with money.” The answer? Ultimately, they agreed it came down to this one thing: they keep their money and their emotions separate. That inspired today’s episode of Beyond Finances, which is all about why we don’t talk about money, how emotions can get in... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast, Episode #006: EMOTIONS – The Enemy of Being Good with ...
Posted: Feb 08 2019 @ 6:00 AM
Most people want to know how to make money in the market. They want the secrets to become a better investor. And too often, they believe the answer is some sort of complex, hard-to-understand, or obscure investment strategy. The truth is, the path to become a better investor who is capable of growing wealth is... Keep reading... The post Become a Better Investor by Following These 5 Guidelines appeared first on Beyond ...
Posted: Feb 01 2019 @ 7:00 AM
Is financial freedom just a matter of consuming less and being more frugal? We take a closer look to determine what it really takes to reach financial independence. In the last episode, we took a look at the idea of financial freedom — and also talked about some of the problems that the “financial independence/retire early” movement fail to address. We suggested a different way of thinking about financial independence so you can actually be present and experience life now —... Keep reading... The post Beyond Finances Podcast, Episode #005: What It Takes to Get to Financial Freedom ...
Posted: Jan 25 2019 @ 7:00 AM

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