Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again. I had a few topics I was considering writing about today, but decided to just kind of do a stream of consciousness kind of post today instead. So let’s talk about “Medicine Monday Musings”. Medicine Monday Musings My family went to hang out with some friends this weekend. We all met up at a friend’s house and went to their community pool and then had a little bbq after. […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. Recently, I’ve been considering cutting down my emergency fund. So today I’m going to talk about “Do I really need an Emergency Fund?” Do I really need an Emergency Fund? Conventional wisdom is that your emergency fund should consist of 3-6 months of “fixed expenses”. For example, a mortgage payment, loan repayment, food/water, etc. Basically, it should be enough to keep the household running for a certain period of […]

Do I really need an Emergency Fund? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again, which is really Crypto Wednesdays nowadays. Today we’re going talk about “What is Cardano?” What is Cardano? If you’ve been following my crypto posts, then you know that out of all the cryptos I believe in Ripple (XRP) and Cardano (ADA). In recent memory, Cardano is one of the poster children for the volatility that is the cryptocurrency space. It showed up as the new kid on the block […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again. Today is going to be a short post about shift changes and rhythm and stuff. Let’s talk about the “Day Shift”. Day Shift As you guys know, I normally work 2pm-12am, or some variation of that, on an 8 day on, 6 day off, Thursday-Thursday schedule. This works out to 80 hours in any two week time span, but it also means I work every other weekend. This last […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. I don’t have all that much talk about today. However, when it comes to Finance Fridays and The Philosophy, I wanted to tackle a common problem: “Boredom”. ***Oops, apparently I posted this early on 4/12/2018 instead of 4/13/2018. Oh well! Boredom The hardest thing about The Philosophy is that it’s so boring. I think that people kind of understand when you explain the concept of passive investing to them. […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Whatever Wednesdays again. It’s time to talk about crypto again, but this is going to be kind of a short post to try to understand “How to Evaluate a Cryptocurrency”. Well….? How can we evaluate cryptocurrencies? Here’s the short answer. It’s hard — maybe even impossible. The problem for this is because there is nothing really like it before. All of the metrics that exist to evaluate other things don’t really work […]

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