December 11, 2023
Buy Local, Especially This Time of Year

For most people, this time of year means frantically rushing to buy the perfect gift for someone they love.  The key word there is frantic.  The holidays are filled with…

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April 11, 2023
Rethinking Retirement

There have been recent violent protests about raising the retirement age in France from 62 to 64, and some time ago we shared the phenomenon on the other end of…

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March 6, 2023
Side Hustles: Not Just About the Money

A side hustle is a concept that has gotten a lot more recognition over the past few years. And sure, it’s nice to be able to earn some extra bucks,…

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November 28, 2022
The Fall of FTX and the Future of Crypto

On The Gents Blog we’ve covered a fair amount of information about crypto. Back in 2017 we explained what cryptocurrencies were, which are only one use case out of many…

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October 18, 2021
NFT Basics

We’ve kept you pretty regularly updated about trends in Bitcoin, some rising cryptocurrencies, and where you can buy and trade crypto.  Something we haven’t yet talked about that has been…

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August 10, 2021
F.I.R.E. Post Pandemic

In Spring 2020, many predicted doom for the F.I.R.E. movement (one pundit called it “D.I.R.E.”).  The term stands for “Financial Independence Retire Early” and some of its core tenets are…

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July 13, 2021
Cryptocurrencies to Keep an Eye On

We have been talking about crypto here on the Gents Blog since 2014.  While you can’t buy Bitcoin (BTC) for the single digit prices it was trading for back then,…

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May 17, 2021
Bouncing Bitcoin

It doesn’t seem that long ago to us, but it’s actually been years since we wrote a Cryptocurrency 101 article to get Gents up to speed on this developing form…

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