Passive Income: The Holy Grail of Financial Independence and Retiring Early

Passive income is the holy grail of financial independence and retiring early (FIRE). By saving and investing over time your money you will gradually accumulate and develop streams of passive income. Eventually, the various passive income streams will provide enough income to meet (or exceed) your living expenses. At such a time you will have 'FU money'. Before discussing … Continue reading Passive Income: The Holy Grail of Financial Independence and Retiring Early

The Case Against Front-Loading Your 401K

Let me preface this article with there is no absolute right or wrong answer regarding front-loading vs. dollar cost averaging contributions into a 401K or other tax deferred accounts. Decisions are mostly preferential and partially situational. Madfientist and Enchumbao both offer their views on why front-loading works for them. Both authors provide great insight and are worth reading. 1. Losing Free … Continue reading The Case Against Front-Loading Your 401K