Money 101: Personal Investing Made Simple

Included below are the few simple investing concepts that are not my own, but that I wish someone had taught or shown me 20 years ago.

In case you don’t have time to read any of this, get out of credit card debt and then invest all your money in VTSAX (it’s one of those low cost index funds they talk about in the two minute video below, and is also similar to the low cost mutual funds referenced in the index card below).

If you do have a few minutes to spare, continue clicking…

One Minute Read

The Index Card Summary

Two Minute Video (John Oliver)

Five Things YouTube Video

Twenty Minute Video (John Oliver… pardon the language)

John Oliver: Retirement Plans

When You’re Ready to Start Saving

J. Money

Jim Collins

  • Stock Series (multi-part series written in plain English in short, digestible, bursts) 

Mr. Money Mustache (reading):

Mr. Money Mustache (videos):


Disclaimer: The information provided above is for entertainment purposes only. I am not an investment professional, merely a regular guy trying to make sense of all the options available to us normal people. Invest at your own risk… or reward.

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