I sometimes worry about people clustering like this in general. It's bad, or at least I view it as such, when someone hunkers down and only surrounds themselves with others who share their viewpoints. That being said, I do like how more and more data is available and being used in interesting ways. » 7/27/14 11:34am Sunday 11:34am

Separate accounts. One bill pay, one savings, and one discretionary. It has basically put my finances on autopilot. When I started, I set up my direct deposit to automatically transfer a certain percentage to each account. In order it build up a buffer in my bill pay account, for a while I upped the percentage that… » 7/14/14 8:15am 7/14/14 8:15am

This. Not that what the OP said isn't true, it's just that for many people garnering an employable skill set is the most important first step. The more generalized thinking like a software engineer and algorithmic problem solving stuff can come later. » 7/08/14 12:46pm 7/08/14 12:46pm