From Smile and Conquer…
“Sometimes I wonder how it’s possible I ended up blogging about personal finance. There is so much of it I find incredibly boring! I don’t like math, I like the results of investing but the process is a drag, and I would way rather spend money now than save it for later. Stick with me though…I don’t think it’s a bad thing.
In fact, I think it’s relatable. I might be in the minority when it comes to personal finance bloggers, but outside of our community, there are a lot of people who lack an interest in money. They have more exciting things to worry about than budgeting and investing. And that’s ok, but lack of interest is not a good excuse for not having your shit together. There are plenty of shortcuts you can take to make the money part run smoothly while you live your life.
For me, the one part of managing my finances I dread the most is investing. Watching my money grow is exciting, but researching fundamentals of a stock…”