The Only Investment Advice You’ll Ever Need

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A lot of people spend a lot of time stressing out about investing. They worry about which funds to pick, which accounts to use, whether now is a good time to get into the market, or maybe to get out. There are a million things you COULD worry about when it comes to investing, but there are only a few things you SHOULD worry about.

In Defense of Savings Accounts

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I regularly hear from people who want to learn how to invest because their money is "just sitting in a savings account earning nothing". That's often the right mindset and investing is a great way to save for long-term goals. But savings accounts are just as valuable, and in some cases are actually a better option than investing.

What It’s Really Like to Work for Yourself

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I've worked for myself for almost three years now, long enough to know what it's really like. And so far it's been both one of the most fulfilling and enjoyable things I've ever done, and one of the most difficult and stressful things I've ever done. If you've ever thought about working for yourself, you'll want to read this first.

The Illusion of Financial Balance (and What You Can Strive for Instead)

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If you're anything like me, you dream about finding the perfect financial balance. That place where every decision fits into a plan. Where you're free to spend money as you please because you know that your future goals are all on track. It's a beautiful dream, but not an especially helpful goal. Here's why and what you CAN strive for instead.

The Whole Point of Dancing Is the Dance

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A lot of times it feels like the point of all this financial stuff is to get somewhere. You want to be debt-free. Or you want to find a balance. Or you want financial freedom, or to buy a house, or the right investments. It feels like there's a destination. And once you get there you'll feel better. Happier. Less stressed. In control...

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