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  1. canone

    Budgeting for Tech-Startups

    MARKETING INVESTING 
    Hey guys, I am reading and hearing a lot of stories where the founders can't get by with the money they have, make 6-7 figure in sales per year and still have debt or don't break even. Miscalculating is a big reason for startups to fail, even if the idea was great. So what are the key aspects...
  2. PureA

    Fastlane Finance Youtube Channels/Podcasts?

    MINDSET 
    What are favorite finance (managing money etc) youtube shows/podcasts that are Fastlane approved? Just something to put on during downtime. No stop drinking Starbucks and save for 50 years nonsense. Share.
  3. E

    Any experience or words of advice in the financial industry as an entrepreneur?

    IDEA EXECUTION 
    Hello everyone. As a brief description of my background, I am a former derivatives trader with a BA in Financial Management. I am currently trading options and equity to keep myself sharp while pursuing a Masters's in Finance. After reading the three main books from @MJ DeMarco and writing...
  4. ADR

    401K Rollover process took 24 days... big opportunity.

    Earlier this year I began the rollover of funds process to my new employers plan. Both of the investment companies processes were outdated and slow. All the documents were sent over on the same or next day from my side. I don't have much insight on this industry but my assumption is that there...
  5. Unacultivitae

    Tokenizing the world one NFT at a time...

    INTRO 
    Greetings. I've joined this forum to find fellow frontiersmen and meet Mavericks from every industry that can help create the processes and infrastructure that will evolve us into what the future will refer to as the "Age of Tokenization". My background is riddled with controversial crusades in...
  6. PureA

    What's an 'MJ approved' book on financial planning aka managing your money.

    After some years I have some idea how to make money... how about keeping it? I am a complete amateur in this field. The financial world is all a foreign language to me. I am cautious learning from someone who is preaching slowlane principles on reddit etc. What's the fastlane bible in keeping...
  7. C

    What financial education topics would you have loved to lern in school?

    INVESTING 
    Hello I feel like school teaches so little life information and so much BS. Comment what you think they should teach nowadays :)
  8. berrydev

    Peer to Peer Lending Service Application That Allows Regular People to Stake Borrowers For Their Financial Requests?

    I was thinking would it be possible to build a peer to peer lending application that would allow regular people to stake borrows on certain financial requests? The borrower would be anonymous, but the lender (regular people) would get access to the borrowers credit report, but any info that...
  9. Jmartin

    Subscription/Expenses Tracking Application For Free

    Hi guys, I am working on a project called CostTeam, costteam.com. At this moment it is a free application to track subscription and recurring expenses for USA and Canada, although we are working on expanding it to other countries. We use bank-level security and read-only access to analyze...
  10. Matt Dassel

    Looking for Connections in Asset Management

    PEOPLE 
    Hi, I've been looking for a few key connections withing the asset management industry to start what I believe can be a promising business. But over the years I have spent all my time developing a working strategy and solving all the problems related to this business. I was alone for quite a...
  11. apollo_web

    Emergency Fund, Do You Have One?

    MINDSET 
    Hey there fastlaners, Wanted to share one of the most beneficial (albeit not the most exciting), ideas I've picked up from slowlane financial books + resources, and that's building up an emergency fund. Now I know those looking to build explosive income, aren't necessarily focusing on building...
  12. ericaung

    How should you save and budget money every month?

    INVESTING 
    Hi folks, I'm wondering which is the best way to save and budget every month in order to manage personal finances effectively? I find out this J ARS money management system might be useful. Let me know how you guys budget/manage your money every month :)
  13. T

    Financial Coach/Mentor?

    Hello all, I’m humbly asking for help. I don’t know if this is the right forum to ask this in, but if not please direct me to the right forum. I’m struggling with finances. I’m over spending, not happy with my job, and definitely not getting paid what I’m worth. I’m up to my eye balls in...
  14. red_cents

    25 years in the game and counting...

    INTRO 
    Good afternoon fellow entrepreneurs, my name is Steve. I've been hustling for more than 25 years and would not change a thing. There have been many ups and downs over the years but the freedom of not having to work under a dictator or relying on paychecks has been worth every struggle. From...
  15. Pete R

    From Bureaucrat to Billionaire

    INTRO 
    That's the goal. Well, sort of. It's really more like: create something of value, lend to government, retire.. but "bureaucrat to billionaire" sounds way cooler. About me: Grew up in south Jersey, my heart is in Colorado, currently an accountant for the Air Force and (finally) finishing my...
  16. L

    Fiance is calling my business "his/our" business, threatening to sue me

    HOT! 
    I started a business early this year and my partner was not supportive. It was a software platform that helped in his area of business. He is a doctor. So i suggested he might be willing to help me market it and sell it. He said no. He was very rude and said he would never be “my bitch”. So i...
  17. Argin Gerigorian

    Financial Literacy

    Ok so here I am a 25 year old dropout! Running a couple of businesses now and understanding the game more and more. However, I want to be more financially literate, as MJ mentions in both books I believe. I've Googled some courses or online classes but having a hard time finding one that...
  18. J

    Hello

    INTRO 
    My name is Jenifer Williams and I am advisor at financial planning. I am interested in health, fitness, marketing, advertising strategy.
  19. D.Davis

    LIT NOTES: 'Profit First' by Mike Michalowicz

    PROFIT FIRST Revenue Is Vanity, Profit is Sanity, and Cash is King. Take profit first, then grow. You must figure out the things that make profit and dump the things that don't. When you focus on profit first, you inevitably figure out how to make profit consistently. The Survival Trap...
  20. ButGregSaid

    Before you pick a Financial Advisor....

    RANT 
    I ended my relationship with my financial advisor yesterday. I wanted to share my story as this this whole thing was a real sobering experience for me. And needless to say, I learned a lot of things! If you're thinking about getting yourself one for the first time, I hope you take a couple pages...

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