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Making Decisions Is Exhausting. Rules and Automation Help You Make Fewer Decisions in your Finances.

You and I probably have at least one thing in common: the administrative burden of modern life is exhausting. Overwhelming. Frustrating. Just nothing good about it, but we can’t escape
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RSUs After They Lose Value: Are You Anchoring on the Price at Grant?

Do you work for a public company? Your RSUs are probably worth waaaay less when they vest nowadays than you thought they would be just six months ago.
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Sometimes it just sucks to be an investor. And consumer.

Do you pay attention to the financial press or to what’s happening in the stock market (or bond market!) or to the price of broccoli at your local grocery store?
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Reflections On 6 Years of Flow

Whew. This last year—Flow’s 6th—was a lot. Pandemic. Politics. Climate. Politics. Economy. Emerging from the pandemic. As is the tradition, let us look back upon the last year of Flow.
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Has your tax season sucked? Make some changes now to make next year better (suck less).

If your tax season sucked (stressed out, last-minute activity, uncertainty, unexpectedly big tax payments), then, while the pain is still fresh, let’s think about how to make your life way
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Should You Defer Your Bonus to Your 401(k)?

You got a bonus. Nice. In my maturity, I have grown to appreciate an extra $10,000, $20,000, or $100,000 dropping into my lap.
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Block Women is lying on her side with a cartoon dialogue cloud above her head showing a complex decision diamond flowchart

Making Decisions Is Exhausting. Rules and Automation Help You Make Fewer Decisions in your Finances.

June 21, 2022
Block Women is attached to end of graph when the RSU price was high, before it plunged

RSUs After They Lose Value: Are You Anchoring on the Price at Grant?

June 1, 2022
A dark cloud with rain falling hovers over Block Woman

Sometimes it just sucks to be an investor. And consumer.

May 17, 2022
Birthday candle 6 with amazed Block Woman

Reflections On 6 Years of Flow

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Has your tax season sucked? Make some changes now to make next year better (suck less).

April 19, 2022

Should You Defer Your Bonus to Your 401(k)?

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Don’t hang out with billionaires. (Video)

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You Want to Give Money to Charity. Should You Use a DAF?

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Thinking About Leaving Your Job? Think Through These Things First.

February 15, 2022

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Money and Time Both Feel Scarce. How Can You Feel More Abundant?

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