College scholarships can be the answer to the question every parent should be asking about paying for college. The question … Read more

Consumer Addiction

Addictions come in many different shapes and sizes. Growing up, I learned about people who were addicted to drugs and … Read more

Backwards Budgeting

Doing things backwards doesn’t often yield desirable results, but there are times when working backwards to solve a problem can … Read more

bed of nails

It was a good day up north in early January. I turned the thermostat down to 45 degrees Farenheit. The … Read more

Save Money on Healthcare

Today’s guest post was submitted by Anita Fernandes of Everyday Health, which is the parent company of MedPage Today, a … Read more

Acuaria Inbursa

We spend the first 40 years of our lives acquiring stuff, and the next 40 years trying to get rid … Read more

Mrs PoF

Happy Thanksgiving! Today, I am thankful to be married to my lovely wife. We have been together for 15 years, … Read more

sell me something

“Every day is a school day.” I was reminded of this often throughout my anesthesia residency. Not only did I … Read more

high low fashion

Are you familiar with the High Low motion offense on the hardwood? The Golden Gophers employed it masterfully earlier this … Read more

House Hacking

House hacking as a concept is not exactly new, but the term is relatively new to me. If I knew … Read more

heli skiing

Several years ago, I wrote a post called Happiness is an Early Retirement. I wrote about the things that studies … Read more

2018q3 Spending

You need a budget! No. No you don’t. OK, fine. But then you need to track your spending. Every dollar! … Read more


We have the 1% rule for rental properties, the 4% rule for safe withdrawals in retirement, and now the 10% … Read more


When people think about what it’s like to have a lot of money, they tend to envision what it would … Read more

Dahle Mountaineering

Today, I’m featuring a classic post from The White Coat Investor discussing the role of debt in your financial life. … Read more

Yacht Hedonic Treadmill

Most high-income professionals are getting a never-ending workout on this contraption they don’t even realize they’re on: the hedonic treadmill. … Read more

Nutella Crepes

Today, Ether to FI checks in with another of his bimonthly updates. Despite some unpleasantness in the markets, his family’s … Read more

Apple Market London

Our Saturday Selection from Passive Income MD presents a choice: Is it better to focus more on reducing your spending … Read more

Doctor Surfing

Happy Saturday! Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? This tends to be an expensive time of year, but I … Read more

Spread Eagle WI

I’ve got a fun post for you today. The Crispy Doc, who I imagine is crispy from either burnout, the … Read more