Financial Independence

5 Overlooked Ways To Boost Your Credit Score

By | January 1st, 2017|Categories: Financial Independence, Investing|

Neal is an Independent Certified Financial Planner™, based in Southern California. He founded Wealth Resources Group in 1994 to provide comprehensive fee-based financial planning exclusively. His firm specializes in helping clients make smart decisions about their money so they can stop worrying and start enjoying the things that matter most to them. If your [...]

Being Financially Free

By | June 30th, 2016|Categories: Financial Independence|

Recently I've been reevaluating my long term and short term goals (I'll post about those soon enough), and one thing I've been looking into more is - what does it mean to be financially free.

Of course I talk about Financial Independence a lot, and I sometimes use the term Financial Freedom interchangeably with FI. So I decided to hit up the internet and look it up...

The Rich Mentality vs the Middle Class Way of Thinking

By | May 25th, 2016|Categories: Financial Independence|Tags: , , |

Recently I was having a conversation with someone. They were explaining the school program they were in, the job they wanted to get, and their career goals.

I looked at him and said: "So your goal is to work?"...

Tips to Clear Your Debt and Get Your Finances in Order

By | March 24th, 2016|Categories: Financial Independence|Tags: , |

So you've gotten yourself into and debt and now it's affecting your lifestyle. As debt grows, just paying the interest becomes a bigger portion of your paychecks until you are just working to pay back your debts. As you know, your debt to income ratio is the most important aspect to qualifying for a loan for your first investment property. With your debts out of whack, you will never qualify. Here are some tips to getting your debts paid off and getting you into investing as quickly as possible.