Personal Capital

Personal Capital is the smart way to track and manage your financial life. We combine award-winning financial tools that provide unprecedented transparency into your finances with personal attention from registered financial planners. The result is a complete transformation in the way you understand, manage and grow your net worth.

Get Out of Jail

Get Out of Jail

Being in debt is like being in jail. You want to get out of jail now.

Living The Dream

Living the dream

You have heard about living the dream. There’s also Living the American Dream. Many struggle to live the dream. However, they try to do it way too soon.

Bible verse 1-20-18

Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for He has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5

4 Things You Should Know About Dependents Before Tax Time

We all know that supporting a dependent can cost a bundle, but here are four things you may not know about dependents that will help you at tax-time. Related and non-related dependents save you money. Even though you may be shelling out thousands for food, a place to live, and care for your dependent, the IRS […]

ZERO TO MILLIONAIRE IN TEN YEARS

Our story starts in 2004, a period in ancient times before the launch of Youtube.  This is the year I graduated from law school and started what would be my job for the next seven years (in engineering, not law).  My starting salary at a small engineering consulting firm was $48,000.  The salary negotiation was bizarre. […]

Prime the pump

Many of you have heard the story about the traveler who was lost in the desert and out of water. He was literally dying of thirst. He knew that death was near unless he found water soon. In the distance, he saw a shack. When he got to the shack, he saw a water pump […]