Jeff Bezos v. me

I'm more successful then Jeff Bezos. He's the richest man in the world. I have enough to keep my family fed. He wins? No. His marriage is a failure. My marriage is awesome and my kids are happy. I win! I wouldn't trade my life for his. My life is more successful then the life … Continue reading Jeff Bezos v. me

Dave Ramsey?

Dave Ramsey. Financial guru of sorts. Christian. Strong personality. Famous. He's helped many people get their financial lives on a better track. Some of my friends have benefited from his advice. From what I understand his philosophy is pay off your debts as quickly as possible and stay out of debt. Nothing wrong with that. … Continue reading Dave Ramsey?

How much education do you need to succeed?

I never finished high school. I quit my formal education after 8th grade. Bang. Just like that. "Welcome to the school of life" they said. Most Amish and many conservative mennonites stop with school after 8th grade. The kids start helping with whatever work their parents have for them. I starting working in my family's … Continue reading How much education do you need to succeed?