Our second monthly balance sheet update: with dividends added our savings rate ballooned. See the details for a little financial voyeurism!
We’ve taken on a mentality of “renting” our stuff: it’s always for sale, for the right price. Here’s the apps, websites, and tools to quickly sell locally.
What did a mid-twenties me learn from buying individual stocks at the apex of the market before the Great Recession? Are index funds better than stocks?
How to automate your personal finances: learn to manage transfers for savings, debts, and credit cards without overdrawing accounts while maximizing saving.
See how our first month of transitioning into retirement went as we reveal our entire budget: income, spending, etc. Despite reduced income, we saved 65%!
Making the switch to part-time at 35 years old with early retirement soon on the horizon meant lots of Health Insurance questions for me. COBRA, ACA, HDHP, HSA, HRA, oh my!
You already know basic grocery savings tips—this isn’t beans & rice. Crank it up to pro-level and join us in cutting another 30-40% off your grocery bill. We went from $575.80 to $339.85 per month!
How can unmitigated lifestyle creep destory your wealth? A simple decision between two apartments created nearly $52k worth of opportunity cost for me.
A deep analysis of how we—two 35 year olds in a medium cost of living city—spent $40,885 in a year. You’ll find frugal insights which show how we live luxuriously on a FIRE budget in the details.
We worked towards retiring early for a decade and it culminated with a novel coronavirus pandemic just before our 36th birthdays. How’s that working out?