I'm just a local business and finance nerd looking to help people get educated about small business, marketing, and personal finance! I write about anything and everything that I can tie into those themes. I'm also Central Florida's only Kilted Realtor, so I write about Real Estate too! Check out my About Me page to see the origins of Cash Flow Celt.
Conquering Your Financial Empire
Business, for as long as I can remember, has been my interest. Personal finance, wealth accrual, corporations and stocks have been a passion to study since reading closing tickers in the newspaper over a bowl of Fruit Loops as a child. I started reading the Wall Street Journal at around eight years old and had both Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations and John Maynard Keynes General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money finished by sixteen. I’ve been reading treatises and classical philosophy since I was able to even remotely comprehend it.
I went off to college to major in economics and thought I was headed for law school upon completion. My friends still argue that I am a prime candidate. However, just before my last year, I decided that taking on an excessive amount of debt for a career I really wasn’t sure I was passionate about just didn’t make sense and I went into the workforce. I’m currently with a local Sheriff’s Office and it’s been a learning experience for me, albeit a fulfilling one. While working here I’ve learned simple things about life – about empathy, and listening, and how little kindness costs. I’m also learning about who I want to be both personally and professionally going forward. Continue reading