I’ve been thinking a lot about incentives recently and in particular how incentives impact our financial wellbeing. When I look at the growing inequality between the rich and the poor I see the statistics but only recently did I get a taste of what it’s like to be underbanked. I…


What’s the Key to Building Wealth?

At first glance, building wealth and finances can feel overwhelming. Depending on where you look, you’ll get conflicting advice. Banks will tell you to open up a savings account or get a new credit card. You deserve it. TV commercials will tell you to get a new truck or a…


Eating right to be fit for life is based on the lessons from the famous book by Harvey and Marilyn Diamond Fit for Life. Since implementing just a couple of the core principles I have seen a change in my own energy levels. …


Last month I completed a 30-day fitness challenge 1,000 pushups, squats, and crunches in a day. Watch the video if you prefer.

The Idea for the 1,000 Pushups Challenge

In early November I completed the New York City Marathon. I realized during my marathon training I’d solely been doing cardio. Besides some power yoga, I had done…


This is a Silicon Alley Podcast transcription of From Idea to Business and Quitting My Job which originally published in November of 2019. Here is a link to the Silicon Alley Podcast website. Enjoy!

Hey everyone! Welcome to the Silicon Alley podcast I’m your host William Glass. On the Silicon…


There are four things that are important when raising venture capital for your business. You’ll want to have an elevator pitch, executive summary, pitch deck, and product demo/prototype. …


Discovering FinCon Cover — Financial Glass

FinCon 2019 just finished up and what an exciting week it was. If you are unfamiliar, FinCon is an annual conference that brings together finance brands, FinTech, media, personal finance influencers (think bloggers, podcasts, YouTube, and Instagram), and money nerds. …


The first day of FinCon 2019 is in the books. Overall it was a jam-packed half-day filled with lots of good conversations and handshakes.

Before kicking off the conference I went for a 9 mile run through Rock Creek and around the National Mall. I took in the streets and…


Sitting on a cramped bus passing through Baltimore, I am getting more excited for FinCon 2019 in Washington, DC. This will be my first time attending FinCon which is meant to be where finance and media meet.

This event is where many well-known bloggers, YouTubers, Podcasters, and influencers in the finance space all converge. The event is meant to help facilitate connections and provide valuable learnings to up and coming folks in the space.

Why am I attending?

For me, I am attending FinCon 2019 to gain valuable connections for the…


Since April, I’ve been implementing a strategy called “do a little each day.” Simply, the idea is that every day, no matter what, you make progress on your big goals.

The Power of Habit

Research shows the power of habit and repetition is the key to building strong habits. I’ve been taking the fundamentals…

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