When Your Mom Becomes Your Landlord

When Your Mom Becomes Your Landlord “When it comes to the rent versus buy debate, I think buying is better than renting.  However, I am incredibly biased since I share the cost of living with my brother and cousin.  We live in a house my mom purchased 18+ years ago” -Peerless Money Mentor   Rent […]

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The Angry Bill Collector

Don’t Volunteer to Become a Bill Collector!

Don’t Volunteer to Become a Bill Collector! “Lending money to friends with poor money management skills is never a good idea; it turns you into a bill collector. “ -Peerless Money Mentor A Huge Mistake About three years ago, I made one of the worst financial decisions of my life.  I allowed someone to use […]

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Reselling A Diamond Ring

Reselling a Diamond Ring After a Breakup

Reselling a Diamond Ring After a Breakup “They say diamonds are forever.  While that may be true, sometimes relationships are seasonal.  You will lose money if you ever have to resell an engagement ring.” -Peerless Money Mentor   Are Diamonds Forever? via GIPHY  When purchasing a diamond ring, no one (at least I didn’t) considers […]

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Walking Around the Lakes to Escape Daily Grind

Walking Around the Lakes to Escape Daily Grind When you are journeying towards financial freedom, it is okay to take a break!  Enjoy the sounds of the birds chirping.  Marvel at the sunrise or sunset.” -Peerless Money Mentor   *This post may contain affiliate links* While J. Money from Budgets Are Sexy enjoys his walks in […]

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Do You Even Splurge?

Do You Even Splurge? “We all know that saving money is essential to improving our finances but no one saves everything!  Do you even splurge!?” -Peerless Money Mentor   Splurge When was the last time you read the word “splurge” while reading a personal finance blog?  It is rare because most blogs promote (rightfully so) […]

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Fascinating Things I've Learned from Uber Pax

Fascinating Things I’ve Learned From Uber Pax

Fascinating Things I’ve Learned From Uber Pax “You will learn some fascinating things driving for Uber.  Riders will share with you their fears, dreams, life hacks, etc.” -Peerless Money Mentor   7 Months of Ubering I have been driving for Uber since August of last year and it has been a fun ride!  While driving […]

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The War Between Delayed and Instant Gratification

The War Between Delayed and Instant Gratification I would rather buy the new Google Pixlebook than invest money in my Roth IRA -Peerless Money Mentor Delayed Gratification  When someone delays gratification, they resist the temptation to purchase something now that will not appreciate in value.  In the quest to reach FI, delaying gratification is a […]

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