What Makes You Happy Interview No.2 : 101 Ways To Find Happiness

What Makes You Happy Interview No.2 : 101 Ways To Find Happiness

Welcome to the second in an interview series about happiness. You can check out interview #1 for a breakdown of what this series is about but in simple terms, it's about happiness and what it means to people.  Happiness can be complicated but it's always something we're looking to achieve. In addition, we all have [...]

Portfolio Review – December 2018 – Negative Stock Returns

Portfolio Review – December 2018 – Negative Stock Returns

[This portfolio review about negative stock returns may contain affiliate links at no cost to you] Negative stock returns and volatility are at the forefront of the conversation lately. At the time of the last update, the monthly return for the S&P 500 was -3.62%. This month, we see an even bigger drop with a [...]

Time in the Market Dividend Review – November 2018 – Money Market Yields

Time in the Market Dividend Review – November 2018 – Money Market Yields

Money market yields keep rising.  Cash isn't something that we often consider when it comes to dividends. It's just cash! It's money that is on it's way to being invested in stocks or bonds. However, it can add to your monthly dividends when money market yields start to increase. We've been stuck in a period [...]

Hawaii Diaries #10 – Kauai Escape Room and Our Last Full Day in Kauai

Hawaii Diaries #10 – Kauai Escape Room and Our Last Full Day in Kauai

We did the Kauai Escape Room. It was our last day in Kauai and we wanted to take it easy. This whole trip has been filled with excursions so our last day was meant to be relaxing. We started with breakfast at home while the wife finished the puzzle. It was a team effort since [...]