A New Car with 84 MPG at $6,800? Would you Buy an Elio Motors Car?
Thu, 08/28/14 | 15 Comments

I’m a bit of a car geek when it comes to automotive fuel efficiency gains.
But I’ve grown a bit cynical over the years. You see, every now and then a tiny car will come along …

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The Active Chaser vs. the Passive Spectator
July 16, 2014 | 3 Comments
The Active Chaser vs. the Passive Spectator

Most of us want financial success, yet surprisingly few are successful at it. Why? What is the the defining characteristic of those who achieve financial success?
If there’s one thing I have learned over the years …

$1 Saved in your 20′s Equals $10 Saved in your 50′s!
July 14, 2014 | 25 Comments
$1 Saved in your 20′s Equals $10 Saved in your 50′s!

$1 saved in your twenties can be the equivalent of $10 saved in your fifties, if invested over time.
Hard to believe? It’s true.
Actually, $10.06 to be exact – at an average annual rate of return …

The Cheapest Way to Listen to your Favorite Music, Uninterrupted
July 7, 2014 | 9 Comments
The Cheapest Way to Listen to your Favorite Music, Uninterrupted

Back in the early 90′s, I gave up the pencil-rewind cassette playing Walkman and purchased its successor – the Sony Discman. Man, that thing was cool. All I needed was something to actually listen too…
I …

The Patio Swing Restoration Project
July 2, 2014 | 3 Comments
The Patio Swing Restoration Project

My wife and I have a patio swing that was gifted to us about 7 years ago, when we moved in to our current home.
It sits right outside of the back sliding door, on our …

Don’t Settle for Anything Less than a Livable Wage
June 30, 2014 | 8 Comments
Don’t Settle for Anything Less than a Livable Wage

At times we all have to work jobs that are not exactly what we envision ourselves in at our career peak. Case in point, my first job ever was as a busboy for a Flap …

Maximum HSA Contributions Increased for 2015
June 25, 2014 | 6 Comments
Maximum HSA Contributions Increased for 2015

The IRS recently (and quietly) published an inflation adjustment increase to the maximum HSA contribution for 2015 over 2014′s maximum.
If you’ve been following along, you know that I have been a big fan of health …


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