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(M1#10) Breaking $100 and Steady Returns. Another highlight for diversification and dividend yields.

Overview I know I haven’t posted in a while, but honestly there hasn’t been anything interesting to talk about. Lately there have been some swings in the market. My Roth IRA and other portfolios took a hit, but surprisingly my M1 Finance returns stayed pretty solid. What happened was that while my common stock pie went down in returns, my REITs went up and covered … Continue reading (M1#10) Breaking $100 and Steady Returns. Another highlight for diversification and dividend yields.

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16 Ways I Earned an Extra $800 in a Month (May 2018)

Here’s is my fourth installment in how I managed to save and make extra cash during a month. I’ve decided to not include the results of junk I sell on craigslist because that will vary widely among people, so that number here is not very helpful. Let’s get right into it! Power Electric Bills Suck. Here’s a few Power Company related ways to get some … Continue reading 16 Ways I Earned an Extra $800 in a Month (May 2018)

(M1#9) Returns are Now Officially Better Than my Mortgage Rate

I realize that I originally wanted this to be a weekly update, but now that I am in a pretty good rhythm, weekly updates would be superfluous. Today though, marks something meaningful to me though. I noticed that my overall return rate is greater than 4.5%! It is ever so slightly above at 4.56%, but it is still better than my mortgage rate of 4.5%. … Continue reading (M1#9) Returns are Now Officially Better Than my Mortgage Rate