Hi! My name is Marvin. I am on a path toward financial freedom. On this blog, I share thoughts and ideas on Personal Finance & Investing. I started this blog because I believe that money is just a means to an end: to be free to spend your time as you wish, to maximize your positive impact on the world. My current investment strategy involves investing most of my capital in Vanguard funds (VT, BNDW) through M1 Finance. I use the dividends (plus their 'borrow' option) to invest in real estate deals with Fundrise. Finally, I invest the real estate distributions into various crypto assets using Coinbase.
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