Finance Fridays


Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. Today will be a short post about “Hawaii State Income Tax“. For those who don’t know, I live in Hawaii. As of December 31, 2017, they increased the number of marginal tax brackets, putting the 9%, 10%, and 11% tax brackets back in for the 2018 tax year. Here they are: Taxpayers who file a joint return will pay: 9.00% on taxable income over $300,000, but not over $350,000 […]

Hawaii State Income Tax #illumedati


Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. This is kind of a short, niche post on “Crypto and Taxes”. Crypto and Taxes Yes. Just like anything else, you need to pay taxes on your cryptocurrency gains. Obviously, where you are in the world treats taxes differently. However, for the purposes of this post, I am specifically talking about United States Taxes. Oh man, I have to pay taxes? Yes. The IRS has, for some reason, defined […]

Crypto and Taxes #illumedati




Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. This is just a short post about the Chuck E Cheese Token Economy Update. Chuck E Cheese Token Economy Update So far, everything is going pretty well. However, I thought it would be good to do a quick update on how things are going. The Chuck E Cheese Token Economy is progressing. Interestingly, there was a little bit of a rivalry between Kylie and Lucas about who was getting […]

Chuck E Cheese Token Economy Update #illumedati



Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. Today we’re going to talk about the creation of “The Chuck E Cheese Token Economy“. The Chuck E Cheese Token Economy? Yea. It’s kind of weird sounding, but bear with me. In general, I’ve done my best to learn about finances in my adult life. I understand and accept that I was woefully behind during my college and medical school years. I didn’t even start learning about finance at […]

The Chuck E Cheese Token Economy #illumedati


Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. Today we’re going to explore something called “Generational Wealth“, although in a different way than you may think. Generational Wealth? Yea. I think the normal context for which people speak about generational wealth is wealth that is passed down from generation to generation. The prototype for this is when a wealthy family creates trusts to give to their children. Usually they are constructed in such a way that the […]

Generational Wealth #illumedati