An Incredibly Simple Business Idea that Succeeded Without Charging Customers

What is the simplest successful business idea you have ever heard? I’ll never forget this simple business idea I read about in the book Quit Your Job in 6 Months: Why You Should Quit Your Job and How You Can by Buck Flogging. Here is an excerpt from the book: Corena is a master of quick business … Continue reading An Incredibly Simple Business Idea that Succeeded Without Charging Customers

Why Merch by Amazon is the Best Passive Income Opportunity in 2017

I recently learned about a really interesting passive income opportunity called Merch by Amazon. It’s like Teespring for Amazon. You create a t-shirt design, upload it to Amazon, and earn a percentage of each sale. I believe the commission on a $20 shirt is about 35%. If you’d like more information on this program, I suggest … Continue reading Why Merch by Amazon is the Best Passive Income Opportunity in 2017

Healthy Food vs. Junk Food: Understanding True Differences Between Ingredients and Prices

Many people don't have a good understanding of the differences between healthy food and junk food. They assume healthy food is better, but also more expensive. Is this really the case? Let's take a closer look. Let's examine the breakdown of calories first. Calories are a unit of measurement for energy. You may have heard that 1 calorie is is … Continue reading Healthy Food vs. Junk Food: Understanding True Differences Between Ingredients and Prices

The Best Financial Advice I’ve Ever Received (and How to Act on It)

These three words make up the single most effective piece of financial advice I’ve ever received: Pay yourself first. I first came across these words when I read David Bach’s book, The Automatic Millionaire at age 19. First, I’ll describe how to NOT pay yourself first, which is what a lot of people do: You bring money … Continue reading The Best Financial Advice I’ve Ever Received (and How to Act on It)

5 Things Smart People Spend “Too Much” on (and You Should Too)

Cheaper is not always better. There are certain times it's wise to spend more money and other times it's not, but it takes a certain type of person to realize this. Not necessarily a financially-savvy person. More like a life-savvy person. A smart person. Here are some examples of when you should gladly spend a little … Continue reading 5 Things Smart People Spend “Too Much” on (and You Should Too)