Posts Tagged "Personal Finance"

Binary Decisions Are for Computers, Not for Humans

Dec 07 2016

We often act like we live in a binary world, where we have only two choices: 0 or 1. These binary decisions…

The Unexpected Benefits of Talking About Money

Oct 05 2016

Major life events like buying a home, getting married, having a child, starting a business, and investing for the future make the…

Why Investment Returns Don’t Matter (If You’re Not Saving)

Oct 17 2015

People often talk about great investments they’ve made or the incredible investment return they’ve received. Making good investment decisions is an important…

Money Is A Tool, So Stop Treating It As The Goal

Oct 17 2015

“I want more money.” “I need to save more money.” “I wish I had more money.” I hear these phrases all the…

Top 10 Reasons Not To Use Your Parents’ Financial Planner

Dec 11 2013

As we approach the holidays, I thought it would be fun to “make a list and check it twice.” This list really…

What’s your financial plan? What a dumb question…

Nov 21 2013

This might be a shocking title coming from a guy who is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM, yet I’m sticking with it because…

Flexibility and Results – The Hidden Connection

Nov 05 2013

“Notice that the stiffest tree is easily cracked while the bamboo survives by bending with the wind” – Bruce Lee Everywhere you turn there…

Personal finance is like massage therapy

Oct 23 2013

If that title doesn’t blow your mind, nothing will. But it’s true… After 4 days of golfing in Myrtle Beach, my body…

We Are Reason Making Machines

Aug 26 2013

As humans, we are reason making machines. We have reasons for everything! There’s a reason for why we ran out of gas,…