A Crappy Economy is Great for Paying Down Debt

By |September 27th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

If there's one thing a terrible economy is good for, it's paying down debt. Despite having a net worth of over $20,000, I still have tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt. Most people don't understand why I would choose to keep student loans when I have the ability to pay them off, but it's really simple. When

A Risky Investment Isn’t a Bad Investment

By |July 21st, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , , |

I would like to know when taking a risk with your money became wrong. I understand taking a risk with your money can be dangerous. It can be stressful. It is, of course, risky. But when did it become wrong? A few weeks ago I was commenting on Consumerism Commentary and Flexo wrote an article about selling some company stock

Bowling Shoes = Great Investment

By |December 22nd, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Last night Tag and I had dinner and went bowling with my family. We had a huge group of about 20 people at the bowling alley, so we paid for 40 games of bowling (two each) and 19 pairs of bowling shoes. I know what you're thinking: But Kevin, why did you only get 19 pairs of bowling shoes if