Getting wealthy is not about being flashy, extravagant, or owning expensive things. Becoming wealthy should be boring…and that is a good thing! I retired at age 38 and am now approaching 50 years old. I have done non-profit work, investing, property investing, and other things of interest. If you want to be rich then I… Continue reading Being Lame Can Make You Wealthy
If you have followed my 5 part series you would understand the process, costs, and complexities it takes to buy, rehab, and rent a rental home. I am going to summarize the process and completion along with expenses so that you get a real understanding of what it takes to invest in property. Summarizing quickly…I… Continue reading Follow Me as I Invest in a Rental Property — Part 5 FINISHED!
If you do not think this is not about politics, then you are wrong. Giving this election time to sink in with all the chaos involved, I’ve expected everything so far that has happened. A certifiably crazy President…Check. A group of supporters chanting “USA” yet not accepting Democracy…Check. Fox News recycling the same lies told… Continue reading I Am One Dumb Atheist
My daughter turned 16 years old last year, and at that time my ex-wife and I knew we had an issue. Since 5th grade, we knew our daughter had mental health issues and were optimistic that we could tackle this problem head-on. Here we are today and we were wrong, which can be defeating. A… Continue reading My Daughter Needs Help and I Am Sending Her Away…It Sucks
Or pick any of these cities… Des Moines (214,000)Rochester (205,000)Tempe (161,000)Tallahassee (158,000)Savannah (128,000)Shreveport (191,000)Reno (203,000)Spokane (196,000). What If….what if one of those cities got wiped out. Let’s say over several months, the residents in one of these towns all died. Dead, gone…the city was empty. Do you think it would be acceptable to those that… Continue reading Everyone in Des Moines Iowa Just Died!
My last update was early July, and am finally getting to my fourth update late September. Let me catch you up on where this rehab stands at this point. First, it should be about 2-3 weeks from being finished. That is about three weeks behind schedule, but if you want to buy a rental home… Continue reading Follow Me as I Invest in a Rental Property — Part 4
You may or may not have heard the name, August Landmesser. He was a German Shipyard worker expelled from the Nazi Party for marrying a Jewish woman. Having two children, both growing up in an orphanage, his wife was imprisoned and eventually died. August was forced to fight and died in the war. Reading his… Continue reading Are You An August Landmesser? I Hope So!
I am reaching back into the vault but remember when the World was going to end on the first day of 2000? Clocks were going to stop, traffic lights would go berserk, the internet would cease to operate and airplanes were going to fall out of the sky. With the way 2020 has stressed me,… Continue reading When Did 2021 Turn Into Y2K?
I have a huge issue in my life which is I always want more. It has helped me achieve quite a lot of things including the ability to retire at 38. But even that was not satisfactory enough to ease this curse. You see I am always thinking ahead. I live in a beautiful home… Continue reading Is the Grass Always Greener?
I think we can all pretty much agree that the year 2020 has basically sucked. Pandemics, politics, natural disasters, limited travel on and on… But as I was out and about today it kind of hit me about what positives have come out of this crazy pandemic, so let’s review. First, I have a feeling… Continue reading The Positives of a Pandemic!