5 Ideas That Shaped My Career
Apr16

5 Ideas That Shaped My Career

Reading can be the difference between a good career and a great one. How are you taking control? Last week I went all “Joe Negative” with my 5 pieces of bad advice from investment gurus. The goal with that piece wasn’t to be argumentative…it was to help people realize that no advisor is infallible, and although starting with the guru is good, finishing with your own plan is better. This week, to prove just how optimistically positive...

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101 Ways to Make Extra Money In Your Spare Time – A Review
Mar12

101 Ways to Make Extra Money In Your Spare Time – A Review

Wondering how to make a few extra dollars? We read Jackie Beck’s new book to dig for moolah. Yesterday Jackie Beck appeared on our podcast to discuss some of the ideas from her book 101 Ways to Make Extra Money in Your Spare Time. For those of you that don’t listen to podcasts, I thought I’d review the book here. My overall feeling: this is well worth the investment in time and money if you’re in the book’s target group....

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The Passive Income Lie: Our Cuppa Joe Discussion
Mar15

The Passive Income Lie: Our Cuppa Joe Discussion

The concept of “work hard now so I can play later” bothers me. I like to play, and I don’t want to wait until later. Luckily, my work = my play. This is the way life is for me. Hard work is the journey and the destination. That’s why I get so frustrated when I hear people say “I’m going to work really hard now so that I can sit back and relax later.” They’re going to build up a truly passive income stream. In this statement, it would...

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