Financial Independence

10 Best Index Funds for 2020

10 Best Index Funds for 2020

The strongest index funds for 2020 are those that have three key facets: Low expense ratios Highly diversified Lasting through the “tests of time” However, not all index funds are diversified enough to be top-notch. Others may not be ideal for investing in the long...

How to Start Investing in Stocks for Beginners

How to Start Investing in Stocks for Beginners

At 21 years old, I was a new college graduate with a liberal arts degree, a couple dollars to my name, a job + a few side hustles, and zero clue about banks, credit cards, retirement funds, or the stock market. Turns out, learning to invest isn’t that hard. Here’s where to start (no stock market expertise required).

7 Hobbies That Make Money

7 Hobbies That Make Money

  Work is important in keeping us professionally satisfied (and, you know, making money), but hobbies keep us interesting and well-rounded. The question “What do you do for work?” is usually followed up by “What do you do in your spare time?” You don't want to be the...