Pay Yourself First

One of the first important principles in the classic, Richest Man in Babylon, is to pay yourself first. When I first read this passage as a young adult, I had zero debt and zero obligations. I decided to give this a try and put away 10% of everything that I earned.

Emergency Car Repairs

This will be a short post, but simply adding to my poor person's diary that yesterday the car needed some repairs that came to almost $700. In the past, at this point in the vehicles history: 2006 Dodge Durango with 161,000 miles on it, I believe I would be headed down to the dealership and entering into an agreement for a new car.

How to Become Wealthy – Money Lesson #1

I found this little 4 part series I wrote in a journal back in Nov. of 2014. It is clear that I was reading a great deal on finances, as I was still unemployed at this time and pretty scared I had ruined my family. As I came across these writings, my thoughts now are why have I not implemented what I wrote? I think I would be better off now had I done so. All the same, please enjoy!