Is it actually “passive income” if you manage your own rental properties? Of course not, but that doesn’t mean it’s … Read more


A $150,000 salary — to most Americans, that would sound pretty good. To many people worldwide, that salary is unattainable. … Read more


As an investor in international stocks via several index funds, I’ve considered and reconsidered where I ought to hold those … Read more


Sounds simple enough. Buy one property a year until your cash flow exceeds your expenses and, voilà, you can afford … Read more


Mention that you want to pay off debt of all kinds in a personal finance forum or Facebook group. I … Read more


It’s a common conundrum. What to do with an old 401(k) when you switch jobs? I now have my third … Read more


I enjoy internet forums. Before I had a blog (or an investor policy statement), I was a lurker (non-participating reader) … Read more


The “dream bucket” is the third and final post in a series from Dr. Peter Kim describing his personal asset … Read more


I haven’t broken down my portfolio into a bucket allocation like Dr. Peter Kim has, but if I did, I … Read more


Many years ago, I was a pretty big fan of running back Adrian Peterson. As a lifelong fan of the … Read more


When we think about passive income ideas, we’re looking for cash flows that are ongoing with minimal effort once the … Read more


You did it! It was a long 8, 10, or 12 years to get through med school, residency, and maybe … Read more


Nobody’s perfect, especially when it comes to managing money. I have yet to meet someone who’s never made a financial … Read more


A year after making my first farmland investment via the platform, I now feel comfortable writing this AcreTrader review. I … Read more

security bucket

Asset allocation is an important component of financial planning. Deciding what types of assets to own and in what percentage … Read more

Extra Cash Flow

Cash flow is is simply the amount of money you have coming into your household on a regular basis. Ideally, … Read more


Last week, a reader reached out to share how his taxes were affected by his various passive income streams. It … Read more


Before we discuss what to do with an inheritance, I need to point out a few things for my parents, … Read more

WCI Course Case Study

[The White Coat Investor is now bundling all the talks from the first WCI Conference for free when you purchase … Read more

Brewery Investment

“We should start a brewery,” I said. This was toward the end of an evening of ale sampling at a … Read more