• Grow,  Learn

    My first line of credit

    So It Begins Take this from a guy who’s had major frustration with credit in the past. You will need credit at some point, and there are several things that will determine your credit score. Some of these things are:…

  • Money

    Our allowance is hard core!

    Play to Win We have an allowance to manage our spending. If you know me, you know I love talking about investing! People often ask, “Where do you get the money to invest?” Or they might say “I can’t afford…

  • Money

    What about our luxury hotels?

    This past Sunday, the wife and I sat around dreaming as we always do when the weekend is coming to an end. We are constantly racking our brains on how to become financially free faster! Suddenly, in the middle of my…

  • Money

    How bad do you want it???

    More Balance We have options! The journey to financial independence begins with a state of mind. Recently, I ran across a blog called Go Curry Cracker. I know, everyone laughs when I say the name.  I am sure they get that…

  • Money,  Real Estate

    We have a new plan….

    Sold! Being real estate investors requires work! In January of 2018, we listed our rental property near Nebraska furniture. We got that one the summer of 2014 for $143k. I personally sold it for $230k!  Did I mention that I…

  • Money,  Real Estate

    It’s all about the cashflow

    Depending upon your strategy you may choose to invest for cash flow or appreciation. While we wrapped 2016 with 4 single family rentals, we actually did not purchase an investment property in 2016.  However, we had the good fortune of finding two viable properties…

  • Real Estate

    Thank you Warren Buffett

    Time to Buy We moved into our new home in June of 2013! I soon forgot about the opposition that I had to moving into a larger, more expensive place and began to set up my man cave! We subscribed to…