Cheap Eats: Banh Mi – Vietnamese Sandwich

“Cheap Eats” is my post-series on cheap restaurants and prepared food options in New York. I recommend cooking your own food most of the time, but every once in a while it is nice to indulge

Empowerment for You, Compassion for Others

It’s time to take control. It’s time to reject your limiting beliefs. It’s time to stop using the state of the economy, the situation you were born into, rotten luck, and a whole host

Getting Out of the Stock Market Too Early

As I get older, I start thinking about my own mortality. I start considering my retirement. As I have mentioned on this blog before, I plan on retiring early. However, EVERYONE needs to plan

Side Hustle #3 – My Band

This is the third post in my side hustle series, dedicated to revealing my side hustles and shedding some light on them! This post originally published on, but I am posting a blurb and

Top 10 NYC Cheap Eats

For the full list of cheap eats I have reviewed, go to the Cheap Eats List! Over the last few years, my Cheap Eats series has grown in both size and popularity. However, to

Side Hustle #2 – Oventure Travel Gear

This is the second post in my side hustle series, dedicated to revealing my side hustles and shedding some light on them! Note: Stick around. At the end of this post I am offering

Side Hustle #1 – TADTOY: A Mobile App

2015 is a big year! I have a lot going on, including some side hustle projects. I have no idea where these projects will take me, but I thought they would at least make

Ask the Readers: The Winter Blues

I’ll be honest. I am a pretty happy, content human being. I am also generally pretty motivated to accomplish my goals. However, in winter, I seem to just be slightly less happy and slightly

10 Excuses For Not Taking Care of Your Finances (And Why You Need to Get Over Them)

You don’t make excuses. Your the type of person that reads personal finance blogs. You get it. You understand your priorities and the value of your financial habits. However, you also probably know people that

March Update

In this update: stocks look good, no change in real estate, my monthly update, I wasted some money this month, and the only Christmas song I actually like. For those of you paying