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    DiY Apple Homekit Camera With Raspberry Pi

    Apple Homekit products can be expensive. Instead, I purchased a tiny [Raspberry Pi Zero W with a NoIR Camera](https://www.adafruit.com/product/3415) for $45, and wanted to turn it into something useful. I decided to try setting it up as a Homekit camera whose feed could be checked from the Apple Home app.... [Read More]

    Front Loading Your 401k Contributions

    ![](/img/2017/frontload_401k_contributions.jpg) We've all been told that we should save for retirement. In fact, saving as much as possible from your paycheck is one of the keys to achieving financial independence at a relatively young age, thanks to [compounding interest](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compound_interest) and the [ever-increasing stock market](http://jlcollinsnh.com/2012/04/19/stocks-part-ii-the-market-always-goes-up/). The two best vehicles for retirement... [Read More]