Category Archives: General Finance

Boosting Your Financial Fitness

“Clear your mind of can’t.” – Samuel Johnson With 2015 just around the corner, it seems only natural that our thoughts should turn to creating change and making resolutions to “do better” next year in some way. Often those resolutions are connected to health and fitness and this might explain why gyms and fitness studios

40 Lessons About Money and Life

“Life is too short to live small.” – Anonymous This week is milestone for me; I’m turning 40! It’s a landmark birthday that I’ve been looking forward to because so many of the goals that I’ve set over the past three years have had a December 2014 target date for completion. I haven’t hit all

Making Success a Habit

“Success is a few simple disciplines, practiced every day; while failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.” – Jim Rohn I’ve come to believe that one of the hardest things about developing and sustaining any kind of habit is the fact that most habits require some kind of delayed gratification. It

Year End Checklist

This is the time of year that we are reminded that time flies incredibly fast. The Christmas season has already started and it won’t be long before we will wrap up another year. While many of our investment portfolios have taken setbacks, keep focused on the reality that bull markets always follow bear markets and that

The Process of Change

“Your life does not get better by chance. It gets better by change.” – Jim Rohn This week I’ve been thinking a lot about change. This year has been full of very positive changes for me and, with a new year approaching and so many goals close to being accomplished, it seems like a good