110406 The Craftsman’s Creed

I’ve been following Josh Kaufman and his “Personal MBA” journey for a few years now (since before he quit his day job) and was recently reminded of an insightful blog post titled the Craftsman’s Creed published just before the launch of his...

110323 Joel Salatin @ TEDxMidAtlantic

Those who’ve read Omnivores Dilemma by Michael Pollan or watched the documentary movie Food Inc. may be familiar with Joel Salatin. For the uninitiated, he’s a farmer, author, and public speaker. From the three generation family farm in Swoope, Virginia...

13 Questions For Your Financial Advisor

Many financial planners are likable people, charismatic, and hopefully well intentioned.  Some are even good at their jobs, but unfortunately the typical stock broker, financial planner, and insurance agents are usually just highly paid financial product pushers....

Take control of your 401k!

Most 401k plans are designed with a companies needs in mind. Frequently they contain inferior and insufficient investment options to truly diversify and protect your investments. What can you do? Many plans allow for what’s called an “In Service...