Retirement

What’s Your Financial Independence Number?

The great thing about personal finance is that it is just that – personal. We all have different lifestyles, income sources, spending habits, goals, and financial responsibilities. Thus, the amount we each need to reach financial independence is unique. What’s your financial independence number? If one can accumulate $3 million in cash, that should be […]

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Poker is Just for Fun – Don’t Rely On It For Extra Income

I started playing poker about 4 years ago, and quickly got addicted to the game. The strategy involved, and the thrill of the bluff were fantastic elements that kept me coming back for more. Initially, we’d start off playing $20 buy-in tournaments. We then progressed to 25 cent/50 cent blinds and then to $1/$2 blinds.

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FINANCIAL SAMURAI – INTRODUCTION The Journeyman’s Goal To Financial Independence By 45 After 10 years in corporate America, I thought I had it made. A six figure job, a real estate portfolio, company stock, and a savings/emergency fund that would last me 3 years if I ever became unemployed. I did everything the personal finance

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