The late night (caffeine laced) study grind has finally come to a screeching halt. Congratulations! You’re mere weeks away from fully “adulating” but before you try out your corporate wings for the first time, and you’re probably going to have a graduation party that comes with gifts. Now that you have that big fancy degree, here are 4 great ideas for your graduation money. … [Read more...] about 4 Awesome Ways for the Class of 2017 to Use Graduation Money
This bitcoin story starts back in 2011, when a dashingly good looking college student (yours truly) was sitting in his tiny upstairs bedroom in a shabby house shared among 3 impoverished dudes. He was fidgeting in a hand-me-down chair, with his index finger tensely poised to press the enter button on his laptop which would signal the transfer of $100 from his checking … [Read more...] about The Rise of Bitcoin: My $246,000 Mistake
Welcome back all of you Drunk Millionaire friends! Where have you been!? If you’ve been a follower this blog, you probably noticed that I took a sabbatical from posting for a while. Okay, a long while. Sorry. It’s important that I preface this post with the backstory on what caused this writing lapse, as it pertains to the uncertain times piece of the title. … [Read more...] about 4 Money Steps for Uncertain Times
Many finance sites, books, and blogs tend to cater to the “rich” side of the wealth distribution curve. When I finished graduate school and scored my first “J.O.B.” I wanted to invest, but didn’t have enough money to snuggle up with a brokerage firm or reach the minimum funds needed to buy many mutual funds. If you’ve got $500 (or less), but it’s just sitting there in your … [Read more...] about How to Invest $500
If you knew you could never retire, would you make any career changes, or would you be satisfied with your current working situation? I’ve spent the past week chewing on this question, and have really shifted in the way I thing about financial independence as a result. … [Read more...] about What Would You Do if You Could Never Retire?