Every week, I try to learn something new so that my knowledge can compound, just like my investments. I read a book, listen to a group of podcasts, read a few newspapers and magazines, and find interesting blog articles. Here are some of my favorite podcasts, pieces of journalism, and blog articles for the week. They revolve around the themes of this blog. For 2017, I read a book every week. For 2018, I’m trying to do the same. If…
I started my blog at the end of November, but put it off for a few weeks before frantically writing a bunch of articles during a few free days right before Christmas and spaced them out nicely. As such, January will be my first full month of blogging. So, here are the stats. Global Alexa Ranking: 1.42M US Alexa Ranking 200,830 Twitter Followers: 181 Pinterest Followers: 25 FB Followers: 0 (it might help if I create a page for this…
Olivia worked in finance and wants you to learn the secrets of financial independence. She believes there are so many ways to monetize your life and make money doing the things you're already doing because so many companies offer free money.
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