Not a whole lot to report, but I am just so glad that I have reached 8% in returns overall. I remember back when I only had a return of 0.55% earlier this year. Here are some lessons I’ve learned so far: Be patient with returns. Set it and forget it. I auto invest $10 every weekday to take advantage of dollar cost averaging and … Continue reading (M1#11) My Top 3 Investment Tips, and I Broke 8% in Returns!!!
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.
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)
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
This is completion of month 2 in my adventure of investing with M1 Finance where I get to distribute $10 a weekday to the stocks I pick, ensuring I don’t pay the highest price for shares without having to time the market. Referral code for a free $10 inside as well. Continue reading Investment Ride-along (#8) – I’ve Made $30 in Two Months…
Every month I post a ride along of various ways I came up with extra in a month. This month I came up with about $300 extra. Most (if not all) required no effort. So if you are looking to make some passive income, look within. Some referral codes are inside as well. Continue reading Extra Cash Report – An Extra $300 With Little Effort (April 2018)
A couple quick tips / useful products to add immediate value to your furniture flips. Sometimes just touching up a couple dings is all you need. Continue reading Make Money Flipping Furniture