Boomer, What Makes Someone Rich?

What makes someone rich, Boomer? It’s a question that has been on my mind. Here in the United States a stimulus package was just passed. The government says you are rich if you make $80,000 as a single person or $160,000 as a married couple. If your income is above that amount, you receive $0 … Continue reading Boomer, What Makes Someone Rich?

Book Review: The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel

The Psychology of Money:  Timeless Lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness 5 star review! The author did a fabulous job explaining the psychology behind how people arrive at making their own money decisions. I enjoyed reading a recently released book that focused on facts but did not over do the facts and references. Wonderful balance. … Continue reading Book Review: The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel

Guess what day it is!?!?!?!

It’s the BMM 2nd Blog-A-Versary Happy Blog-A-Versary to the Beautiful Minimal Millennial! After reflecting on the past year, let’s all agree it’s been a crazy year!  Nobody ever would have guessed that the world would have shut down, lives turned upside down and sideways, and we are all living a new normal.  I know that … Continue reading Guess what day it is!?!?!?!

Book Review: I Will Teach You to Be Rich by Ramit Sethi

Full disclosure.  I read this book for an online book club and as a result I tried to finish the book.  If it wasn’t for the book club, I never would have attempted to finish this book.  About halfway through the book I started to skim.  And then I gave up because I realized that … Continue reading Book Review: I Will Teach You to Be Rich by Ramit Sethi

Financial Independence (FI) Decisions: Cutting My 401(k)

Last week I wrote about discovering my personal WHY on Financial Independence (FI). I am working towards financial independence because I'm sick and tired of business leaders making less than smart decisions causing employees to pay the ultimate price through job eliminations, pay freezes, and reduction in benefits, then turn around and complain that they … Continue reading Financial Independence (FI) Decisions: Cutting My 401(k)

Why Politics and Personal Finance/Declutter Comments Don’t Work Together

Recently I have been noticing a lot more personal finance/declutter bloggers/podcasters commenting on politics. Some agree with my political point of view and some disagree with my political point of view. For those that are going political on their blogs/podcasts, you do you. I’m not going to be part of it. You may notice that … Continue reading Why Politics and Personal Finance/Declutter Comments Don’t Work Together