Hawaii Diaries #1 – Travel and My Hawaiian Airlines Flight

Hawaii Diaries #1 – Travel and My Hawaiian Airlines Flight

Guys, it's 5:00 A.M. Hawaii time. It's the start of day 2 of my Hawaii honeymoon. The below was written during day 1 on my Hawaii Airlines flight to Honolulu. The Travel Day I’m 8791 km away from New York and the outside air temperature is -69 degrees F. At least, that’s what the screen [...]

What Makes You Happy Interview No.1 : Finding Happiness at Home

What Makes You Happy Interview No.1 : Finding Happiness at Home

What makes you happy? A new interview series.  What makes you happy? It's a good question and one that all of us likely ask ourselves at one point in our lives. It's an important thing to figure out and that can be a tough task at times. The reason this can be so complicated is that [...]

Time in the Market Dividend Review – October 2018 – Late ETF Dividends

Time in the Market Dividend Review – October 2018 – Late ETF Dividends

October is usually a small month for me. However, some late ETF dividends might change that this year. Those slackers at Vanguard or iShares must have forgot to press that dividend button or something. That means that a few of my ETFs that always paid out in September suddenly paid out a day or two [...]

401k and IRA contributions limits for 2019 are going up!

401k and IRA contributions limits for 2019 are going up!

Our good pal, the IRS has issued guidance on contribution limits for 2019. The news is good for those already maxing out their tax-advantaged space or planning to do so next year. According to the IRS news release, 401k, 403b and most 457 plans are changing from an $18,500 max to $19,000 next year. That's [...]