$1,000 Bonus for Chase Sapphire Reserve Card

Gen Y Finance Guy Side Hustle 14 Comments

Last year, I shared a post that laid out the history of my credit card rewards. The kind of rewards I’m talking about is signing up for a new credit card just for the free money. Back in June I shared about signing up for the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, and at the time it was offering a 45,000 point bonus …

Goal Check #11

Monthly Goal Check-in #11 – @ 12/1/2016

Gen Y Finance Guy Goal Setting 9 Comments

The theme for November has been to focus on health and fitness. All of the financial goals have either been exceeded or are on autopilot to success through the end of the year. As I shared earlier in October, I placed a $1,000 bet with a co-worker, with the winner who loses the most weight winning. The bet was officially agreed …

Book Wish List 2016

12 Books for Your Christmas List This Year

Gen Y Finance Guy Words To Live By 19 Comments

I wasn’t and avid reader growing up, in fact I really didn’t start reading (voluntarily) until 2011 (I was 25 then). Now I read 40-50 books a year and spend about $1,000 every year on books (I actually just paid $1,000 for ONE book, but we will save that for another post). I’m currently working to put together a new resource for …

November 2016 Financial Report

November 2016 – Detailed Financial Report #23 – Net Worth $486,544 [+53.1% for 2016 YTD]

Gen Y Finance Guy Monthly Financial Reports 7 Comments

GYFG here checking in for the November monthly financial report. If you have been reading these reports for a while you will notice that I introduce each month with the same intro month after month. I do this for two reasons; a) for the newbies to the site (which make up about 50% of the sites traffic); and b) to remind …