TOTAL INCONME vs. NET WORTH

Total revenue

I recently saw on the social security page the records of everything that has been entered since I work. It was quite interesting to see how I have progressed and calculate the total. Immediately I thought: How much have I managed to save / invest in the face of retirement? Or how much […]

TAX OPTIMIZATION

Optimize tax payment based on your salary

 

There’s still a lot of time to do the taxes, but it’s never too late to start planning.

Many times the clearest and most direct savings are in front of us, camouflaged, and we can not see it. This is the case of taxes. We always see […]

SET THE AUTOMATIC PILOT

Be Patient

 

The best thing is not to get nervous, be calm, be patient and let things take their course, without haste but without pause. This is much easier said than done. Being patient and letting the plan develop is one of the most difficult processes. Remember the Patience of Water? Check the post […]

MAKE YOUR CAR LAST

TAKE CARE OF YOUR CAR

It is quite likely that you live in a place where you need a car, even a car for each family/house member, or almost. If you are lucky enough to be able to walk, cycle or use public transport GREAT! But if you rely on your car, you know the […]

BLOG: Farnoosh (SO MONEY)

REVIEW

We approached the blog/page of Farnoosh Torabi, who I follow since she was making videos on Yahoo-Finance, always giving useful and practical advice on personal finance, and she is dedicated to disseminate knowledge about domestic economy, and home finance, among many other things. You can read her best tips here. For me, doing the […]

BLOG: THINK, SAVE, RETIRE

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Today we stop by Steve’s site, who runs the ship of this blog dedicated to everything that has to do with RETIREMENT, the sooner the better. It always helps me read his posts because they are simple, direct and brave. In addition, he does not waste time on secondary issues, almost always offers […]

SAVE ON FOOD

SAVE ON FOOD & MAINTAIN QUALITY, VARIETY, AND BALANCE

 

I recently talked about how to save on two different posts, here and here. On those, I already mentioned food as an area where you can cut costs without sacrificing quality of life. Today I provide details and specific strategies to save a lot in […]

REDUCE YOUR MORTGAGE TO HALF (or almost)

Break free from slavery to the mortgage

Wouldn’t it be nice to get rid of that mortgage?

Are you also a slave to your mortgage and you feel it as a life sentence? Do you think you have done something terribly wrong in this life and your punishment is to carry this penitence until you die? I hear you, I feel you; […]

5 + 5: 10 WAYS TO SAVE, PART 2

KEEP SAVING!

 

Today we talk about the “small”, often ignored, expenses and purchases because they seem minor. We tend to forget about their long-term impact, but it all adds up (and it all takes a toll). So today I will tell you strategies I use to cut my recurring expenses, the areas in which […]

5 + 5: 10 WAYS TO SAVE, PART 1

GET SAVING!

 

How to start saving? Where can you cut unnecessary spending? We all like to save a little money here and there and put it to use for other purposes. Maybe you want to invest for your dreamt RETIREMENT, or pay down debt that worries you so much, or save for a project […]