Mixtapes

Weekly Mixtape For April 11th, 2021

Week In Review Articles The WSJ: Sizzling Stock Market Sets High Bar for Earnings Season The WSJ: Fed Minutes Show Expectations for Stronger Economic Recovery The WSJ: Workers Slowly Pull Away From Jobless Benefits as Economy Picks Up The WSJ: GM to Halt Production at Several North American Plants Due to Chip Shortage The WSJ: Coinbase’s Lofty Valuation Might Erode as Crypto Markets Mature The…

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Bigger Picture

You Are Your Life’s Creative Director

You have a vision of the life you want for you and your family. It’s your vision—no one else’s. Yet, the constraints of society, family, friends, individuals we only know from social media, managers at work, and a number of other influences prevent you from taking your vision and making it your reality. The short-sightedness of others is holding YOU…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast, The Pursuit

The Pursuit–Unexpected Signs And The Importance Of Planning

In this week’s episode of The Pursuit I briefly put my financial advisor hat on to discuss the importance of financial planning for your pursuit and share how a financial advisor, who understands you have bigger aspirations that retirement and college planning, can help not only identify what you value the most, but help you align your finances with your…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Why I Invested In OnRamp

It’s been a long term goal of mine to invest in startups led by people I believe in–I even shared the goal in a post last year (I’ll come back to the power of putting your goals out in the universe to manifest themselves in a future post). If you missed it, I shared my first startup investment during an…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Investing

The Potential Tax Bomb For Crypto And Digital Asset Investors

I consider it my responsibility to bring potential financial bombs to your attention… As the NFT market continues to excite investors, NBA Top Shots show no sign of slowing down, I can only expect that investors who have seen huge gains in their cryptocurrency positions will continue to bid up the digital asset market. In doing so, I’m concerned many…

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Investing

NFT’s On Saturday Night Live

I don’t know if this is the top for NFT’s or the beginning of the general public learning about the latest investment phenomenon–if I had to pick, I think it’s the latter. I’m on the record saying that I believe NFT’s are here for the long run, will make an impact in the music industry and with artists, NBA TopShots…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast, The Pursuit

The Pursuit–The Tiny Onion With Chef Lauren Owens

Chef Lauren Owens, the official chef of FinTwit, joins me for a real life look at leaving a “safe” situation for one that brings more fulfillment, purpose, and happiness. In this episode, Lauren shares her journey to becoming a chef, then to branching out to become her own boss, to becoming the finance community’s favorite chef, and her pursuit to…

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Mixtapes

Weekly Mixtape For March 21, 2021

Week In Review Articles The WSJ: U.S. Jobless Claims Hover Near Pandemic Lows The WSJ: Economy Revs Up As Americans Increase Spending On Flights, Lodging, Dining Out The WSJ: Americans Are Ready To Travel. But Where Can They Go? The WSJ: Federal Reserve To End Emergency Capital Relief For Big Banks The WSJ: Short Sellers Boost Bets Against SPACs To…

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