A Betterment Review: Why I like it. And, why my money isn’t there anymore (despite the fact that I like it)

My money!

If you’re here, you are probably looking for Betterment Reviews to see if Betterment is worth the fees that they charge. I think that Betterment is worth the fees that they charge, but whether you should invest with Betterment is another question that depends on your attitudes towards investing and your particular financial situation. But … Read more

I’ve got free flights for two for two years with the Southwest Companion Pass!

Southwest Companion Pass

In the world of domestic travel credit card rewards, the Southwest Companion Pass is King. And, I got mine earlier this month. The title of this post is not a typo. By applying for two credit cards and putting a small bit of normal spending on them, I can now fly on Southwest with my … Read more

The BigLaw Lawyers’ Guide to Financial Independence and Early Retirement

financial independence

Whenever a large Powerball or MegaMillion jackpot comes around, conversations about “What would you do?” if you won the lottery abound. But the prospects of financial independence don’t simply depend on your ability to be lucky enough to win the lottery, or have a great start-up idea, or have your Dr. Phil episode go viral. … Read more

Carroll Gardens Friends: Eat your veggies (and meat!) with Lancaster Farm Fresh CSA

A very nice option for fresh organic vegetables for those in Carroll Gardens is signing up for the Lancaster CSA that gets delivered to the Area Yoga on Court Street. During the winter, for $370, you can get 14 weeks of boxes of assorted vegetables for your cooking pleasure (~$26 a week). But you need … Read more

Everyone who lives or works in New York City should have an EasyPay Xpress Metrocard

EasyPay Xpress Metrocard

If you live and work in New York and frequently have to buy or reload metrocards, you need the EasyPay Xpress Metrocard. Having one marks the end of your seeing the “insufficient funds” message appear on the subway turnstile as your hopes of catching the train about to leave the station disappear. You also never … Read more

I am too expensive for me!

marsean on godaddy

When I chose the name for my blog, I just went with my instagram handle because it was available. I decided to see if I could buy “marsean.com” just in case Justin Timberlake comes up to me one day and tells me to drop the “the.” Unfortunately, “marsean.com” is taken. (source GoDaddy) Maybe once this … Read more