Today, I have a guest post featured on Centsibly Rich. Here’s a snippet, but please click on over to read my Debt Free Story.
Tell us about yourself.
I grew up in Northern Virginia about 30 minutes outside of DC and have never lived anywhere but Virginia. I didn’t even leave the state for college. With that said, I am super close to my family and extended family, all of whom live within a 20 minute drive of my house. My wife and I actually lived 7 houses down from each other for many years but didn’t know each other.
I am one of the biggest investment/financial nerds that I know, and it wasn’t until I joined the PF community that I found like minds. My wife was incredibly thankful as I finally had an outlet to connect with others about my passion. I seriously have a one-track mind and could talk with friends, family, or even strangers about this stuff for hours. More time is spent discussing finances on my breaks than actually eating my lunch. But, it’s totally worth it to share my passion with people.
I first developed my love for investing my senior year of high school when I took a computer class, where we tracked investments and used that data to build the financial models. Learning about investments just before the tech bubble also helped as the stock market seemed like a magical place where stocks only went up…
Click over to Centsibly Rich to finish reading my guest post!