The Weekend Toast series is a collection of recently published articles by other bloggers that I put together to share. Consider this your one stop shop for remaining up-to-date on being a badass.
So, grab your drink of choice, put your feet up and get ready to read!
This week: financial pyramids; investing mistakes to avoid; cryptocurrency; keto cauliflower recipes; homeownership & renovations; worlds coolest food trucks
To build a proper pyramid you need a sold foundation right? Otherwise you’d just topple over. So should be your financial pyramid. Start out with the right base and go from there. But how? Dr. Breathe Easy Finance lays it all out for you in his post Financial Pyramid – The Only Financial Planning Strategy You Need to Know.
Making mistakes while investing is common, especially when you’re starting out or figuring out what works best for you. But there’s some things you definitely shouldn’t do. The Invested Wallet shares this wisdom in a post about the Worst Investing Mistakes Every Beginner Should Avoid.
Cryptocurrency was all the rage for a period of time there, and its still something that I hear talked about a lot. Specifically in regards to it being where the future is headed. But what is it really? Money with Purpose shares a guest post by Daytradingz explaining what it is, how you can use it, and which ones you could potentially invest in. Read more at How Cryptocurrency Works: The Essential Guide
Whether you’re on the keto or low carb bandwagon, we all need to reduce our carb and sugar intake. One way to do that is to replace our normal carb loaded foods with those that aren’t so carbohydrate heavy. Cauliflower, for instance, is a great substitute. Dr. Varner has put together a whole list of cauliflower uses/substitutes. Whereas I’ve only used it to replace rice, he gives you many more ideas. Check it out at Top 17 Keto Cauliflower Recipes to Satisfy any Cravings.
For all the homeowners, or those considering homeownership soon, there’s this question about updating, upgrading or renovating your space. Not all money spent though will bring you a return on your investment or increase the value of your home. Women Who Money writes more about this and what to consider in Which Home Renovations Return Value and How Do I Pay For Them?
Food trucks have become a popular stopping point for foodies. Its not just soemthing that happens on weekends during festivals and events. Food trucks are all over the world and serve some of the best local food you can find. Lonely planet put together a list of 10 of the World’s Coolest Food Trucks.