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Change Your Life

I earn $4m a year, and lifestyle inflation is a thing of the past

I never struggled to earn a lot of money in my career, but here's what I did to avoid lifestyle inflation and control my money.
Jul 16·11 min read
Live Differently

How to avoid high-income lifestyle creep

I earn about $130,000 a year. And, lifestyle creep is one of the toughest parts of my life. Here is exactly how I avoid its affects.  
Jul 11·9 min read
Live Differently

Want to make more money? Boost your salary by doing this one thing

How can you make more money? Changing jobs statistically results in a greater increase in salary than sticking it out at one place.
Jul 9·6 min read
Live Differently

Here is why your brain will like the debt snowball

The debt snowball is one of the most well-known methods of getting out of debt, and here is why your brain will like it.
Jul 8·10 min read
Early retirement

The wild card in your FIRE plans: Your parents

Without a doubt, Doug Nordman has his financial act together. I know this because I’ve interviewed him several times for articles I’ve written about early retirement. He retired at the age of 41 after 20 years of service with the U.S. Navy submarine force by saving more than 40% of his income. He shares his knowledge about achieving financial independence on his blog, The Military Guide . And he has even published a book that shows veterans how to retire on thei
Jul 4·6 min read
College

Three actionable steps to pay for college (and not depend on student loan forgiveness)

Whether or not student loan forgiveness plans make their way into law, use these three steps to pay for college quickly, the smart way.
Jul 3·14 min read
Live Differently

High-income FI: This sales executive earns almost $400k a year, and saves half

This sales executive lives differently than most. He earns a high income. Close to $400,000, and to achieve high-income FI, they save half.
Jul 2·7 min read
Guest Posts

How I am side hustling my way to financial independence

I'm side hustling my way to financial independence by selling these temporary tattoos for bachelorette parties on the internet.
Jun 30·7 min read
Financial independence

Can you still buy a home if you have student loan debt?

Student loan debt plagues millions of people out of college or trade schools. Does it make sense to buy a house with this debt?
Jun 26·7 min read
Early retirement

How to retire with a high income: A definitive guide

If you're wondering how to retire with a high income, you won't want to miss this definitive guide from early retirement expert Steve Adcock.
Jun 25·5 min read