Welcome, fellers, to my little slice of the internets. The goal of this site is to make you laugh and take a little bit of stress out of your day. I call it “That Finance Feller” with the single goal of attaining such wide acceptance in the world that at some point some CEO of a major company is going to be talking with his white collar buddies and will ask “You ever read that finance feller?” and his companions will immediately ostracize him. Friggin business nerds….
Full disclosure, my finances aren’t great. I ain’t no finance genius. I will leave that up to the likes of Financial Samurai and My Money Wizard. Some would say that I am more of a finance dumb ass than a finance feller, but since this site is about changing things for the better, about improving yourself financially, I am alright with where I am now. The goal of this site will be more about building your wealth from a position of weakness. A position of having a less than great credit score, no major assets, no real investments, and not having two pennies to rub together for warmth. This site is about redemption. Okay, not really. But it is about bettering yourself through smart financial decisions. It’s about understanding how we think and how we make decisions about purchases and money.
The one serious thing I hope to do is break down some tax documents. I started this site before the tax reform of the Trump administration happened, and while everything isn’t different now, it’s different enough that I have to take a step back to understand the whole picture more completely before I would feel comfortable talking about it. It’s not enough to just fill out the documents correctly, you have to take into account the entire tax environment before you can really maximize the amount you keep