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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Personal Finance Lessons From 2018 NBA Finals

Personal Finance Lessons From 2018 NBA Finals “With 4.7 seconds left, J.R. Smith was unaware of the score and it ended up costing the Cavs a chance to win game 1 of the NBA Finals.  Learn from J.R. and do not make this same mistake in your financial life.  Keep track of your financial score!” […]

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7 Financial Lessons

Six Financial Lessons From My Father

Six Financial Lessons From My Father “As a child, my father taught me a lot about finances.  I ignored some of his advice; it went in one ear and out the other.  But now I am applying some of the principles he taught me!” -Peerless Money Mentor     Remembering In my post No Vacations, […]

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