Go Gronk

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Just read a great article that’s been floating around various major news sites on the crazy and fun football player Rob Gronkowski, or “Gronk”. The best quote below: To this day, I still haven’t touched one dime of my signing bonus or NFL contract money. I live off my marketing money and haven’t blown it on any big-money expensive cars, expensive …

Book Review and Notes: Your Money or Your Life

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I recently finished up a classic, Your Money or Your Life by Joe Dominguez and Vicki Robin. This is the progenitor of the entire Financial Independence movement (at least the modern version) and I’d never picked it up. I’m glad I did. While a lot of the information isn’t revolutionary 25 years later, I’m sure it was a game changer at the …

Car Buyers have short memories

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 NPR recently did an interesting article on the relationship between gas prices and the sale of various types of vehicles. That relationship between gas prices and sales is “rather remarkable,” says John Krafcik, president of the website TrueCar. “During months when gas prices are low, less fuel-efficient cars tend to take a greater share of the market and vice versa. …