Can You Learn Investing In One Weekend?

I know that title sounds a little weird.  Maybe “Can You Learn Everything You Need to Know About Investing in One Weekend” is more accurate.

Anyways, I started thinking about this after reading a post on reddit/personalfinance.  The original topic was about how to get started with investing and somewhere in there a discussion popped up about whether or not it was possible to educate yourself on investing in as little as one weekend.… Read More


Lately I’ve been browsing various message boards for my fire-related reading before bed and came across a subreddit for what’s called “leanFire”(

It’s aimed at “people who want to retire before 60 with less than 40k in yearly expenses”, although it seems like most posters have yearly incomes that hover around that range, and quite a few that are lower.  … Read More