Focus

FOCUS: Follow One Course Until Success

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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% …

Top 5% Income Earner

Income Across the USA – What Does It Take To Be In The Top 5%? Top 1%?

Gen Y Finance Guy Financial Analysis 12 Comments

As the income of the GYFG household has continued to grow, being the data obsessed fellow that I am, I started to wonder where we ranked across the Unite States. Most people benchmark their investment returns, so why not benchmark your income? Lucky for us, the NY Times has made this extremely easy with the interactive tool they created (based on …

Side Hustle to Main Hustle

[Guest Post] Turn Your Side Hustle Into Your Main Hustle

Gen Y Finance Guy Side Hustle 15 Comments

Hey!  I’m Claudia Pennington, a digital marketing consultant and personal finance blogger over at TwoCupHouse.com where I’ve been writing about the journey to debt freedom and financial independence. Our personal finance journey began in early 2015 when we were living paycheck to paycheck.  We had some money saved in our respective retirement accounts, but we struggled to keep money in …

Saving Life with Life Savings

Using Life Savings To Save A Life – A Financial Decision Made From The Heart

Gen Y Finance Guy Words To Live By 48 Comments

Today we are going to deviate from the normal finance content that I usually publish. Don’t worry this story will still have a financial decision that had to be made, but instead of being optimized by the brain, it was  instinctively made by the heart. Remember this sites mission is: “To Humanize Finance, Build Wealth, and Reach Financial Freedom” This means …