“The art of living easily as to money is to pitch your scale of living one degree below your means.” – Sir Henry Taylor
This monthly series is my attempt to curate the web for you. I probably consume more content than one person should, but I am kind of a knowledge junkie. I don’t just consume content for the sake of consumption. The goal is to always learn something, gain a new perspective, contribute to the conversation, and fuel the idea factory. Reading is exercise for the brain and just like the body it needs plenty of it to stay healthy.
In any given month I try to read at least 3-5 books. I also have over 100 (now down to 50 as I simplify) different blogs that I follow from my Feedly app. In addition to the books and the blogs, I also listen to about a dozen podcasts. And then there is always the unplanned material that I stumble across or that gets shared with me.
With that said here are the ones I thought were worth sharing. They only represent a small percentage of what I actually read, but if you have the time they are worth checking out.
Grit… So Important! – Peter Diamandis
Keep Stacking Bricks – Adam Chudy
Baring It All – A History of my Salary – Southern Fried Finance
Best Side Hustle – Be A Better Employee – Southern Fried Finance
Traffic and Income Report – July 2015 – Pinch of Yum
From Big Debt to $1,000,000 in 15 Years – 1500 days
Is One Year of Your Life Worth $25 Million? – Asset-Based Life
Stock Market Meltdown Implications For Everyone – Financial Samurai
Accumulate More Wealth With An Investing Game Plan – Financial Samurai
The 12 Essential Lessons I Want to Share About Money & Life – Afford Anything
The Power of Habit – Charles Duhigg
The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be – Jack Canfield
This week I thought it would be cool to share my favorite podcasts with you guys. I will preface this proceeding list with the fact that even though I listen to podcast on 2X speed, I still can’t keep up with the pace of all the shows in the list. Instead I kind of binge listen to a bunch of episodes of one podcast before moving on to another one.
Financial Mentor – with Todd R. Tresidder
So Money – with Farnoosh Torabi
Freedom Fastlane – with Ryan Daniel Moran
The Side Hustle Show – with Nick Loper
Unsettle – with Sarah Peterson
Trading Story – with Brandon Clay
The School of Greatness – with Lewis Howes
Design The Life You Want – with Shimeka Williams
The #ASKGARYVEE Podcast – with Gary Vaynerchuk
The Solopreneur Hour – with Michael O’Neal
The Fizzle Show – with Corbett Barr, Chase Reeves, and Caleb Wojcik
The Smart Passive Income Podcast – with Pat Flynn
The Tropical MBA Podcast – with Dan Andrews
Eventual Millionaire – with Jaime Tardy
The Tim Ferriss Show – with Tim Ferriss
Entrepreneur On Fire – with John Lee Dumas