Education

US Centric. How to Avoid a Big Capital Gains Tax Bill

Capital Gains tax in US is 0%, 15%, 20% for most people
In here there are detailed tables of how they apply to each person and each tax year
There are some tax exceptions that this article highlights
Some strategies include rebalancing to name just one. There are more tax advice strategies to help the average FIRE investor.

Guy Spier on the Search for Value and What He Disagrees With in His Book

We had the pleasure of spending an hour with value superinvestor Guy Spier, CEO of Aquamarine Capital, on September 17, 2019. Guy …

Infographic on how to diversify away from Bonds which are at multi-decade lows. For Retirees.

Why Investors Should Rethink Traditional Income Strategies. Interest rate volatility has increased while investors are less compensated for that risk.

We are Officially A “Movement”

We made it on a Wikimedia page. That’s what FIRE is all about anyway. Early FIRE, Rich FIRE, we all want to make it and we all do it in our own way. We have 9-5s, we have inheritances, we have side hustles. Never forget your goals which is not about the pursuit of money, but the pursuit of whatever you want once you achieve your FIRE number. Keep tight and let’s do it together.

15 Things This Teacher Didn’t Learn in High School but Wants You to Know

I have been a high school teacher for 21 years. I have taught math, social studies, reading, physical education, and more. A …