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Finance

Index Funds vs Individual Stocks (My Worst Investing Mistake)

Making the wrong decision might cost you half your net worth like it did me. Learn about picking individual stocks vs investing in index funds, avoid my failures!

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Finance

How to Automate Your Finances & Savings in 5 Steps

How to automate your finances: learn to put savings on auto, pay debts & credit cards without overdrawing accounts. Make a wealth-building routine!

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Finance

Our First Pre-Retirement Month, 65% Savings Rate, May 2020

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%!

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Finance

How to Analyze Early Retirement Health Insurance Options

We’ve made the jump from full-time to part-time work as a couple of 35-year-olds, here’s how we analyzed our early retirement health insurance options.

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How to Save Money on Groceries (The Definitive Guide)

You know the basics of how to save money at the grocery store; this isn’t beans & rice. Be an expert: cut 30-40% more off your grocery bill, here’s our secrets!

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Finance Psychology

Lifestyle Creep: How to Avoid Inflation (and My Costly Lesson!)

How can unmitigated lifestyle creep destroy your wealth? A simple decision between two apartments created nearly $52K worth of opportunity cost for me!

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Finance

Here’s How We Spent $40,885 in 2019 (Annual Budget Review)

Our 2019 budget reveals how we live luxuriously, with a mortgage! A deep analysis of how we—two 35-year-olds in an MCOL city—spent $40,885 in a year.

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Our Early Retirement Plan During a Pandemic at 35

If you’re on the path to FIRE, you need an early retirement plan. You don’t simply flip a switch one day and retire. Learn from our own outline and strategy!