books that we like

Blogs and Books We Like

Here is just a small sampling of blogs and a beginning to this extensive page. As time goes on we’ll grow this list and curate it to make sure it can become a resource for you on your Financial Journey. They have definitely helped us on ours!

Mr. Money Mustache – The blog that started us on our journey and inspired us to take action. Mr. Money Mustache focuses on increasing your savings and reducing spending in equal measures to obtain financial freedom and retire early. Mr. Money Mustache himself retired at age 31 and has since gone on to teach others how to follow in his footsteps.

Early Retirement Extreme – A wealth of information about the nuances of retiring early, this blog and forum also focus on increasing savings and cutting spending to gain financial freedom.

Rockstar Finance – Let’s propose you want to find new blog authors and find great reads from across the web on your favorite subject, finance. This is the place you start your search! They have a huge directory of curated choices with all the information that you could need to find a great article or blog. We’re on there too! So after you read everything here, go check out Rockstar Finance.

The Prudent Spender – While Jade is running a newer blog like our own, she is a master at saving money and giving you the tips and tricks that can save you money as well. She has advice on saving money on food, a DIY section, and a lot more tips that focus on being frugal. Be sure to tell Jade we sent ya!

Peer Finance 101 –  Joseph Hogue, CFA has made a career of giving excellent advice in the Personal Finance realm. His no nonsense and attention to detail makes for an impeccable blog. This blog focuses on real stories from real people and the good advice that anyone can live their life by. Make sure to stop by and check out Joseph’s YouTube channel too!

Books

The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (Collins Business Essentials) – Review coming soon!

A Random Walk down Wall Street: The Time-tested Strategy for Successful Investing – Review coming soon!

24 Essential Lessons for Investment Success: Learn the Most Important Investment Techniques from the Founder of Investor’s Business Daily – Author William J. O’Neil takes a very strong stance on investing that not everyone will agree with. Written right before the turn of the century, you can find that the Bull market helped to influence William into being a strictly growth investor. It is a fascinating read that gives you a very strong perspective and tips to being a Growth exclusive investor.

Shopping

Amazon Prime – We spend an inordinate amount of time on this site telling you NOT to spend your money, but when it comes time to buy things, we recommend spending as little as possible. Amazon, if you shop smart, can be a great place to find inexpensive items and food. Our link here will take you to a discounted monthly Prime membership that means you only pay for Prime when you need it. This will give you faster shipping and some other great perks.

 

This is only a small sampling of what this page will offer. Please check back regularly to see what we have in store!

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