The year that never sleeps – 2020     I have definitely been slacking on updating this blog, personal finance just honestly feels trivial when the world is in such disarray. Though the latest death numbers from the CDC do indicate that short of multiple co-morbidities that Covid-19 isn’t nearly as deadly as once thought…

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Every answer you wanted about 2020.     Absolutely won’t be found here. But… let’s talk about it.   2020 will go down in history as one of, if not the absolute wildest roller coaster rides in mankind’s history. From the boom/bust/boom stock market, global pandemic that is Covid-19, to the social movements that spawned…

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It’s 2020, day 1. Everybody has a plan in mind. Something new. A better path. A plan.   There is nothing wrong with resolutions, other than the little fact that statistically 86% of people don’t stick with them for more than two weeks. Which really makes them less like a “resolution” and more like a…

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A movie about personal finance.   Maybe not exciting to everyone….   I talked my wife into joining me.   I know what you are thinking, pick the most mundane/argument inspiring topic in most married couples lives and watch a documentary about it… In the theatre no less!   How did I really think this…

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This is something that it is so easy in today’s world to lose sight of, and while he doesn’t say it verbatim – I’m confident that MMM gets it more than most!     Recently my family and I have been going through a very difficult time, I can’t discuss details publicly but suffice to…

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#75HARD – If you search Instagram you’ll immediately see what it’s about.     I know what you are thinking…. What does this have to do with personal finance? I’ll get there, but first, let me share my opinion and experience with the program.   This program has everything to do with creating more discipline…

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It’s so obvious.   Simple. Really.   Anybody can do it.   Why not you?   This is how the conversation starts to sound after you have been investing for some time and doing fairly well with it. Wether we are discussing Real Estate or Business/Equities/Alternatives, once you have a good understanding of what is…

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“A penny saved is a penny earned”   True. But terrible to focus on.     I will never forget hearaing this over and over again during my childhood and thinking how much sense it made back then. Never waste money, never step over a penny without picking it up, every little bit counts, etc….…

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Why the name MadWealth?   Let me start by saying, it isn’t about the slang term “mad” as taken in a positive way, just to clear that up. One reason, of course, is that in my opinion, it’s easily memorable. But beyond that and more importantly, is it makes me mad the way wealth is…

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