How To Simplify Your Financial Life

How To Simplify Your Financial Life

I have written earlier that when it comes to personal finance why simplicity is the ultimate personification. Most of the complexity in your personal finance usually creeps in very gradually. If you don’t make efforts to declutter and perform regular housekeeping, you will soon find yourself owning isolated islands of accounts. You might wake up one day and realize how in the world did you reach there. You don’t want to spend your day worrying about tracking multiple accounts or remembering the due dates of multiple credit cards you own.

How I Got My Friend Interested In Personal Finance

How I Got My Friend Interested In Personal Finance

Have you ever stumbled upon a solution to a problem that has been nagging you for years and felt like you’ve finally cracked the code? Back in 2018, I had such a moment. After being totally blindsided to the world of personal finance, I had finally, discovered how to manage my finances. I was never … Read moreHow I Got My Friend Interested In Personal Finance

Top 5 Celebrity Money Mistakes And What You Can Learn From Them

Top 5 Celebrity Money Mistakes And What You Can Learn From Them

It’s easy to assume that celebrities, with their larger than lifestyles and fat bank accounts, are also good with money. But having plenty of money doesn’t mean they know how to manage their cash flow or invest it properly. Many have struggled with advocating for themselves or negotiate the right pay or trusted the wrong people to manage their finances.

Alexander Meets A Yogi – Why Context Is Everything In Personal Finance

Alexander Meets A Yogi – Why Context Is Everything In Personal Finance

Alexander the Great was busy conquering the known world once, when he saw, on the banks of the Indus river in today’s Pakistan, a naked guy sitting in the Lotus position and contemplating the dirt. “Gymnosophists” (gumnos = naked, sophistes = philosopher) the Greeks called these men. We would call them yogis — as in Patanjali, say

5 Questions To Help You Discover Your True Financial North

5 Questions To Help You Discover Your True Financial North

When I first started learning about personal finance, it felt as if I had a huge pile of information to wade through before I could even wrap my head around it. This article will provide you with 5 questions to help you discover your true financial north.

3 Ways Dave Ramsey May Be Rubbing You The Wrong Way

3 Ways Dave Ramsey May Be Rubbing You The Wrong Way

I have previously written about how I was inspired by Dave Ramsey and his show to get out of debt. If there is one person who has inspired literally millions of to people get out debt in the history of America, it’s got to be Dave Ramsey.

Broken Window Theory And Why It Matters To Your Financial Well-being

Broken Window Theory And Why It Matters To Your Financial Well-being

In their famous book The Pragmatic Programmer, Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas talk about software craftsmanship and the importance of fixing the small problems in your code, the “broken windows” so they don’t grow into large problems. If you are from the software development background, I would highly encourage you to read this book. It’s one of the best programming books I have ever read in my career.

Why Shaming People For Their Money Habits Is A Bad Idea

Why Shaming People For Their Money Habits Is A Bad Idea

Have you ever looked at your decisions in the past and wondered, “What was I thinking?” It’s very easy to beat yourself up for being stupid. But we all learn from our mistakes. Nobody gets to where they are without ever committing a mistake. I realized that shaming people for their money habits was no … Read moreWhy Shaming People For Their Money Habits Is A Bad Idea

5 Ways You Can Double Your Net Worth In 12 Months

5 Ways You Can Double Your Net Worth In 12 Months

I have already written earlier here how 2018 was one of the best years of our lives. This year changed our personal finances forever. Do you want to know how to double your net worth in 12 months? Let me share with you all the things we did to achieve that. We were able to … Read more5 Ways You Can Double Your Net Worth In 12 Months

Personal Finance – Why Simplicity Is The Ultimate Sophistication

Personal Finance - Why Simplicity Is The Ultimate Sophistication

We value simple things because they do all the things we need easily and none of the things we don’t. Simplicity is the key to happiness when it comes to personal finance. Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. – Leonardo Da Vinci I have an uncanny knack of complicating things. I often equate complexity with sophistication. … Read morePersonal Finance – Why Simplicity Is The Ultimate Sophistication