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How Compound Interest Will Make You Rich

How Compound Interest Will Make You Rich

If you’re young, you’ve got a secret weapon. A HUGE secret weapon. Think on the scale of the Kryptonite that’s designed to bring down Superman. We’re talking about compound interest, and yes, compound interest is that powerful. Even Albert Einstein said that  “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world.” And we all know … Continue reading How Compound Interest Will Make You Rich

40 Free And Fun Things to Do This Summer in 2021

40 Free And Fun Things to Do This Summer in 2021

No one was expecting a season of canceled vacations and social distancing. But that doesn’t mean you have to do nothing during the warmest (and arguably most playful) months of the year. Instead we have alternatives that will restore a little fun and happiness in the summer and banish all boredom. If uncertainty stresses you … Continue reading 40 Free And Fun Things to Do This Summer in 2021

Make Money With Uber | Pay, Expenses, and Taxes

Make Money With Uber | Pay, Expenses, and Taxes

If you’re out of work or hoping a side hustle can help you pay down your student loans faster, you might consider becoming an Uber driver. So naturally, you’re probably wondering, how much do Uber drivers make? On average, an Uber driver makes $19.36 per hour when you factor in tips and bonuses. Of course, Uber drivers are … Continue reading Make Money With Uber | Pay, Expenses, and Taxes

The Basics of Investing For F.I.R.E (Financial Independence Retire Early)

The Basics of Investing For F.I.R.E (Financial Independence Retire Early)

Arguably, the two pillars of obtaining FIRE are knowing how to save and invest. When you’re just starting out, it can be a bit overwhelming. There are so many different types of investments to consider – Stock vs Bond, Roth vs Traditional IRA and 401k, just to name a couple. So many questions you may have – … Continue reading The Basics of Investing For F.I.R.E (Financial Independence Retire Early)