Making Plans and Achieving Goals

Month: May 2017

5 Reasons To Pay Off Student Load Debt FAST!

5 Reasons To Pay Off Student Load Debt FAST!

Taking out a student loan is a sad part of the college experience, these days.  The latest numbers for the class of 2016 have just come in and the average graduate owes $37,172.  This brings the national total to $1.44 trillion, spread across 44.2 million Americans. […]

Bulgarian Method For Powerlifting.

Bulgarian Method For Powerlifting.

For the past 12 weeks, my workouts have consisted of squatting to a max every day and benching to a max every day.  This style of training is sometimes referred to as the “Bulgarian Method For Powerlifting”.  The idea is that lifting heavy is a skill […]

12% Rate of Return??

12% Rate of Return??

“I’m going to have over ten million dollars by the time I retire!”  I heard one of my colleagues proclaiming this to a few others sitting around the lunch table.  Myself being the resident money nerd had to walk over to listen.  I mean I want […]

Working Out With Asthma

Working Out With Asthma

There is no better way to impress a girl than to show her your inhaler collection.  Unless you are showing it to her because your face is purple and you aren’t breathing.  I kid, I kid.  I wanted to write about a personal topic today. […]

9 Successful Habits of a Working Mom with NO TIME

9 Successful Habits of a Working Mom with NO TIME

Life with a baby sure can be overwhelming. There’s just not enough TIME for everything!  I have the same 24 hours I always had before, but it feels so much more precious and stretched thin, now.

Read Less and Act More

Read Less and Act More

I love reading.  I read every morning, I listen to audio books in my car and check a few blogs at work.  The trap I fall into is reading these fantastic, life changing books only to set them down and move onto to the next […]

Pay Yourself a Car Payment

Pay Yourself a Car Payment

Cars are like a financial sink hole and can really put a damper on your journey to financial independence.  They are expensive, they wear out and they depreciate in value rapidly.  People also tend to buy way more car than their budget would allow because […]