Author Archives: Evan

Quality vs Quantity over Time? Which Do You Choose

A lot of personal finance bloggers always carve out a special exception for purchasing quality or premium items. For example, you’ll read something along the lines of “I bought an apple laptop because it is a quality product and it will last me forever.” When it comes to certain items I just don’t get thatContinue Reading

Caring Less about the Financial Stupidity of Others

Not sure what has happened over the past couple of years but I find myself caring less and leas about the stupidity of others with regards to piss poor financial decisions.  I am not sure if it is maturity, immaturity, age, zen focus, lack of focus, selfishness, becoming jaded, etc., but I stepped back theContinue Reading

Empty Pockets? What Are Your Options?

Are you currently struggling financially? How can you possibly get out of your situation? I have known quite a few people that have found themselves in this type of situation. Some of them were wise with money and some were not, but because of life’s twists and turns, each of them had a point inContinue Reading

Mo Money Means Mo (IRS) Problems

I have always assumed that with an increase in income, especially business based income, increases your risk to an audit from the Internal Revenue Service.  My thought process is that it just makes good business sense.  Even if they found a W2 employee making $50,000 cheating on their taxes it doesn’t really matter because itContinue Reading

Thoughts on Business Cards

Business cards are the tools of the trade and can make a massive impact on the recipient.  Never underestimate the power of the business card on a client as it can make or break a business relationship before it’s even got off the ground.  Hand a flimsy card over during a meeting and the prospectiveContinue Reading

If You Have been Thinking About Getting Life Insurance Now is the Time

I recently updated, upgraded and increased my life insurance and with the paperwork finally all completed I can finally say…there is no reason to delay and I should have looked at my insurance sooner!  For purposes of this post it doesn’t matter what type of life insurance we are talking about, if you are thinkingContinue Reading