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One Year Of YFK

ATTENTION: Celebration is in order. One year ago today, it is written in the annals of history that I published my first blog post! How in the world has it already been a year?? This time last year, I remember I had been agonizing for months over the decision of whether or not I wanted […]

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Ignem Mittere In Terram

In every one of our lives, there are words and phrases that hold a special meaning. Perhaps it is a phrase one of your parents or grandparents currently do or would always say. Maybe it’s the lyrics from a song you love, or that helped you through a hard time. It could even be a […]

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A Degree In Finance Does Not Equal Financial Literacy

One of the better financial decisions I’ve made in my life was my choice of a college degree. Going into college I had no idea what I wanted to do. While I really enjoyed history and playing sports, I realized that those career paths weren’t ones that wanted to pursue. For history, I likely would […]

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There’s Only So Much You Can Control

Last weekend I took a trip out to southern California to see some of my family. Most of my Mom’s side of the family lives out there: aunts, uncles and cousins along with my grandma. I’ve always looked forward to these trips. We would go every other year growing up since traveling as a family […]

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Get Rich By NOT Playing The Lottery

Undoubtedly you have heard about how the Mega Millions jackpot (as of October 17th) is now up to $868M, the 3rd largest grand prize in US history. Or maybe you haven’t heard. Perhaps playing the lottery isn’t your cup of tea. I honestly hadn’t heard about it until my lottery playing friend sent out a text […]

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