Is Owning a Home Really Different Than Renting?

I have spent a lot of time thinking about and researching home ownership.  I initially thought that homeownership was always the best choice, then recently began to see the advantages of renting.  I can now say definitively that one is not better than the other.  Rather, at different times in cyclical economic conditions it can be advantageous to be in…

Continue Reading


What Would You Do If You Had Enough Money

In the introductory post I asked what you would do after celebrating a big lottery win.  I am sure most of us would spend a few minutes thinking about sports cars, lavish homes, and incredible vacations.  Once we get past thinking about owning every material possession we could want what comes next?  I have never had this experience first hand,…

Continue Reading