Is renting really a waste of money? 9 months ago Facebook Prev Article Should you rent your home? Should you buy your home? Conventional wisdom suggests that everyone should own their own home; why pay your landlord’s mortgage? There are times when renting makes more sense. Watch the vide; learn more. Facebook Prev Article Related Posts 15 Ways to Retire Early and other bits… June 22, 2015 Negotiating, credit card fraud, tax deductions, and travel February 2, 2017 Can you afford to go to the doctor when you retire? May 30, 2015 Whole Paycheck No More August 24, 2017 Are target date funds really the best way to go? December 29, 2015 What personal finance tips do you have? February 20, 2017 One Response FinancialDave February 13, 2018 Do these “video guys” every proof their work? — 5 year mortgage – really? I get it though, owning is not always the right answer for everybody. Because the math can essentially be a wash depending on the assumptions you make and the returns you get, so sometimes the persons personality or circumstance is the deciding factor. You may want to buy a house so your family can have a stable place to grow up with a nice yard. You may want to rent because you like the fact that someone else is going to do all the maintenance and you are free to pack up and move if you don’t like the location. Also maybe you do not feel your job is all that secure and you might need to go elsewhere to find work. Reply Add Comment Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.