One of the perks of having a day job is getting paid when you go on vacation. Most companies start employees off by giving them 2 weeks of vacation plus holidays but that never seems to be enough. A lot of employers(especially in my field: … [Continue reading]
Paycheck to Paycheck is No Way to Live
I've been very fortunate in my life never to have lived paycheck to paycheck. Although I attribute a lot of my financial success to myself, I'll be the first to admit I've also gotten lucky. I bought a house at the very bottom of the market, when … [Continue reading]
How Much Do You Depend on Your Co-Workers?
Just like anything else in life, working a 9-5 day job has its ups and downs. I think that the downsides tend to outweigh the benefits but a majority of people in the US still work a job that requires them to sit in an office for a minimum of 8-9 … [Continue reading]
One Stream of Income is Never Enough
I've had more jobs than I can count since I 'officially started working' at the age of 14. And I say officially because I was always hustling as a kid. There were the ordinary things like lemonade stands and selling my old junk at our family's yard … [Continue reading]
Vacation is More Meaningful When You Have a Job
I've often found that returning to work after a long and restful vacation is one of the most depressing feelings on earth. I know you're supposed to feel refreshed and relaxed after vacation, but for me, going back to work is what I dread most about … [Continue reading]
What Do You Do Every Day?
Actually, the question I hear from my friends more often is, "What the f#$k do you do every day?" Since I quit my day job a month ago and moved up to Newport Beach(without any day job prospects), life has been great. Believe it or not, I actually … [Continue reading]