OPY: Guilty Pleasures and Foreign Indexes

This past week has been an interesting one. I made it through the entire week without purchasing anything, then splurged on some fast food this weekend. I am definitely feeling some mental push-back against my spending habits. “Why spend 50$ on a cup of coffee?” has crossed my mind more than once. At the end…

Only Pay Yourself: May 1st Recap

Though it was a couple days before the official kick-off, I went ahead and started the investing week early. For the first time, starting Monday I followed the ‘Only Pay Yourself‘ investment and lifestyle strategy I created earlier this week. Any time I needed/wanted to make a purchase, I first had to acquire (at minimum)…