Tag: financial stability

Ready, set, grow my business and live my dream

There is one life given to us and it is up to you to determine what you want to do with that life.  Each day you are making decisions, even if you are not aware of it.  These decisions may lead you to new…

Pay off your mortgage first

Many financial advisers feel strongly about investing more heavily than paying off your mortgage faster, especially if your APR is low (<5.0%).  Fortunately, I have a super low interest mortgage at 2.99%, but I still feel strongly about paying off my mortgage as quickly…

Religion… through good or bad

At 32 years old, working a full-time job plus running my own business to more quickly payoff my mortgage can be stressful at times.  In addition to this, I am responsible for the welfare of my 5 month old son, cat, dog, and wife.  In…

Corporate world

I found myself in a discussion this afternoon with someone about my role in the corporate world and my feelings toward the people I work with.  Although I work with a lot of nice people, I do find there to be a lot of bull shit…

No control over decisions impacting you

This is an important topic, which is often misunderstood.  No control over decisions impacting you.  It is very easy to push the blame or formulate a quick excuse of why things didn’t go your way.  For example we can say, “I did not get…

Sacrificing for the greater good

Recently, my wife and I took a trip to visit a daycare that was highly recommended by a few of her co-workers.  This daycare was supposed to be one of the better ones in the area and I would hope so for the price…

Defining your perfect life

If I want to define the idea of my perfect life, then I would need to set aside any barriers that may prevent me from achieving that perfect life.  My perfect life would sound just like this- financial stability, running my own business, maximum time available for…