Today I have another letter to my boys, where I tell them why my top investing tip is “index and chill”.
Archives for January 2019
Jack Bogle, founder of Vanguard, and creator of the index fund, recently passed away. Although we never met, no other person had shaped my financial life quite like him. In honor of his life, I wanted to reflect on how I came to, left, and returned to Vanguard in the early 2000’s – never to leave again.
The Fyre Festival is the hottest new documentary on both Netflix and Hulu. This weekend, I watched them both – and have four key lessons to share with you.
Are college savings accounts for the wealthy? A recent article made me think of an older debate on this topic. Join me as I explore some facts, share my story about my thoughts on college savings at different income levels, and join in the discussion with your perspective.
Today I’ve got another amazing interview for you, with a mechanical engineer turned software engineer – Financial Mechanic. She’s pursuing financial independence, a breadwinner, a six-figure earner, and a woman in tech (like me!). She’s got a great story to share, and some wonderful advice for you.
The other day, I took my kids to the bank. They had some CD’s that were maturing, and I was hoping to use the experience to teach them a few financial lessons. Here’s that story – and what I hope they took away from the experience.