How to Eat Healthy on a Budget

How to Eat Healthy on a Budget “With proper meal preparation and budgeting tools, it can become possible to incorporate whole food options into your diet without forfeiting your whole paycheck”   *This article may contain affiliate links.* Do You Struggle With Eating Healthy on a Budget? For me, eating healthier on a budget is […]

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Growing Up in the Ghetto

Growing Up in the Ghetto: From the Projects to Home Ownership “When you are growing up in the ghetto, FI seems like a pipe dream.  For most people living there, the primary goal is to escape this environment and never look back.”  -Peerless Money Mentor     *This post may contain affiliate links.  The following […]

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The Secret to Defeating Procrastination

The Secret to Defeating Procrastination    “Another day to set the world on fire If you are feeling low, aspire higher Sing if you sing and write if you write You never know, you might be a light!” -Peerless   Many books, blogs, and online courses have been written on the subject of conquering procrastination. […]

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Pension

The Pension Route to Early Retirement

The Pension Route to Early Retirement “I can just work 25 more years and ride off into the sunset with my pension.  I would be entitled to 90% of my salary (average of my last three working years) for the rest of my life!” -Coworker Coworker’s Plan Earlier this week, my coworker shared with me […]

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Taking an Adventure in Your Own City

Taking an Adventure in Your Own City “I always hear people complain about the place that they live That all the people here are fake and they got nothin’ to give ‘Cause they been starin’ at somebody else’s version of s*** That makes another city seem more excitin’ than it is” -Drake Adventure   As […]

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Peerless Inspirational Poetry

Peerless Inspirational Poetry “Long before I started writing personal finance articles, poetry was my first love.  My creative outlet!” -Peerless Money Mentor   Poetry I have been love with poetry since middle school.  Maya Angelou is my favorite poet.  Every now and then I will attend an open mic event.  The last time I went […]

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A Lesson in Financial Empathy

A Lesson in Financial Empathy “As Jacob’s net worth grew, so did his ego.   He forgot what it was like to hit rock-bottom.  In his mind, anyone could easily achieve financial independence if they followed his foolproof plan.”   -Peerless Money Mentor   Rock-Bottom Jacob was once a member of Broke Phi Broke.  To him, money […]

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The Dark Side of Side Hustling

The Dark Side of Side Hustling   “Having multiple income streams is great but it comes at a price.  It can be quite addictive and time consuming.  You can easily lose focus of what’s most important. -Peerless Money Mentor Revisiting The Dark Side In my Rockstar featured post The Dark Side of Greatness, I wrote […]

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Givings Rate

What Is Your Givings Rate?

What Is Your Givings Rate? I wondered how so many could be in so much pain While others don’t seem to feel a thing Then I curse my wiseness and I get so damned depressed In a world of suffering, why should I be so blessed? -Brett Dennen   Introduction In the personal finance community, […]

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Blogging Adventure

My Six Month Blogging Adventure

My Six Month Blogging Adventure “Following J. Money’s advice to “just start it” has been one of the best decisions I have ever made.” -Peerless Money Mentor   Genesis of Peerless Money Mentor I reached out to J. Money from Budgets Are Sexy last August for tips on how to start a personal finance blog.  […]

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