It’s time for a Friday Flight! These episodes are all about the week’s financial news and the impact on your personal finances. There are a lot of headlines out there, but we distill it down to specific takeaways that will allow you to kick off the weekend informed and help you to continue to make smart money moves. In this episode we cover some relevant and helpful stories like: slashing housing expenses with ADUs, new construction, and multi-generational households. Also we discuss making more money as a contractor, radical sabbaticals, choosing more meaningful work with flexibility, fake free tax filing, results of couples combining their money, 24/7 stonk trading, and new legislation that’ll benefit investors!
- Before you start house hacking with an ADU (Accessory Dwelling Units), figure out the laws where you live at AccessoryDwellings.org
- We touched on Coast FIRE during this episode- not sure what that is? Listen back to our episode where we explained the different types of financial independence.
- Go directly to IRS.gov/freefile or Cash App Taxes if you’re looking to file for free.
- Extra cash – And regardless of where you are on the path to financial independence, we believe in the responsible use of credit cards. It’s smart to utilize the additional benefits that credit cards offer- for instance the 60,000 points that come with the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card. That’s $750 when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards! This is no joke- I’ve already done this myself which we discussed on a recent episode after I met the initial spending requirements of $4,000 over 3 months!
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