Monthly Archive: September 2014

Seven Reasons Your Car is Driving You into Poverty 2

Seven Reasons Your Car is Driving You into Poverty

A friend of mine told me recently that my family car was “unapologetically practical,” which I took as a huge compliment from a guy driving a 1998 Honda Accord. The offhand comment reminded me...

Nobody Can Manage Your Money Better Than You Can 0

Nobody Can Manage Your Money Better Than You Can

“Imagine a business where people hand you money and you hand them back absolutely nothing. Now that’s the real American dream.” — Rush Hour 2 (2001) When we tell people that we’re financial planners,...

Why You Should Invest in Jobs Like You Invest in Stocks 0

Why You Should Invest in Jobs Like You Invest in Stocks

You might think that all we do at Monte Largo is advise people and write blog posts, but that’s simply not true. Outside of helping others become financially independent we have lives just like...

What’s keeping you poor this September? 0

What’s keeping you poor this September?

Many of our new clients have trouble wrapping their heads around the idea of financial independence. It’s not only contrary to the lifestyle they were brought up to expect, it seems impossible to retire...