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From the Mailbag #2 – I Want More, Can You Help?

In General Information by Gen Y Finance Guy3 Comments

One of the biggest joys I get out of this blog is receiving emails from YOU the reader. Sometimes it’s an email thanking me for the inspiration that has led to financial epiphanies in YOUR own life. Other times it’s an email asking for guidance (I don’t give advice, just ideas, a little CYA). Recently a reader (Scott) reached out to …

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[Guest Post] To Lend or Not to Lend: How to Know When to Give Money, Lend It or Say No

In General Information by Gen Y Finance Guy8 Comments

Someone you’re close to asks you for money. Many of us have found ourselves at this crossroad at some point. These are typically trying times when you’re torn between extending financial help to a loved one or sticking to your guns to avoid an uneasy or strained relationship in the future. They say that money and friendship rarely mix, and …

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FOCUS: Follow One Course Until Success

In Words To Live By by Gen Y Finance Guy17 Comments

Do you find yourself getting distracted from the core of what you set out to accomplish this year? If so, it’s an appropriate to remind you to FOCUS and to recite what this acronym stands for. Follow One Course Until Success It’s natural to get off course. If you think about it, a space craft headed to the moon is only on course 1% …