Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Lender’s Biweekly Mortgage Payment Scheme

Paying your mortgage every two weeks instead of monthly could save you tons of money in interest and shave years off your mortgage. However, if your lender offers a payment plan for doing this, you should probably skip it and set it up yourself. Here’s why.

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Dear Young Men

I read this article way back in 2014 and found it in my blog’s “drafts” folder as I had obviously meant to share it back then. Anyway, much of what the writer describes is as applicable now as it was back then. If you have young boys at home, maybe you’ll consider sharing this at the appropriate time.

“men need to understand as early in their lives as possible that men have a long history of getting their way for no good reason. This advantage comes, of course, at the expense of fellow human beings, and we need to learn to be aware of it and eliminate it wherever we see it.”

Dear Young Men

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Tim Ferriss: Using a New Lens To Make Life Easier

Tim Ferriss is making the rounds again for his new book, but he always has something worth listening to. Consider this.

Ep. 281 – Tim Ferriss: Using a New Lens To Make Life Easier – Altucher Confidential

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Tyler Cowen: What the Future Holds: Stagnation or Innovation?

An interesting perspective to consider. Then go out and DO something!

Ep. 282 – Tyler Cowen: What the Future Holds: Stagnation or Innovation? – Altucher Confidential

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Podcasts Archive – The ONE Thing

A good refresher on being clear about your priorities.
Podcasts Archive – The ONE Thing

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Kwik Brain 045: Improve Your Memory With A Good Night’s Sleep With Dr. Michael Breus | Jim Kwik

A great reminder. Love the 5 step process…

1 Keep 1 sleep schedule (wake up the same time every day)
2 Stop caffeine before 2pm
3 Stop alcohol intake 3 hours before bed
4 Stop exercise 4 hours before bed
5 Give the sun a high five – 5 minutes of direct sun

Kwik Brain 045: Improve Your Memory With A Good Night’s Sleep With Dr. Michael Breus | Jim Kwik

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Learning to Slow Down (with Nichole Nordeman – Parenting Great Kids with Dr. Meg Meeker)

I thought this was a good show. While most of the talking is about moms there’s a lot that is appropriate for dads to keep in mind as well.
Parenting Great Kids with Dr. Meg Meeker: #40: Learning to Slow Down (with guest Nichole Nordeman)

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The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do While “Multitasking”

So true. Please enable “DND while driving” on your phone! Both the iPhone and Android have the feature. I’ve been using it since I updated to iOS 11, and it works well. Just getting the notifications I found was a distraction, and since I can still get calls from my “favorites” it’s been a huge help.

OPTIMIZE with Brian Johnson | More Wisdom in Less Time: +1 #52: The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do While “Multitasking”

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