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We Blew a Hole in Our August Budget (and We Head West)

Surprise! We overspent our budget big time—and share the details! We also review refugee nonprofits as our summer travel goes west!

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A Summer of Travel (and Our July 2021 Monthly Money Update)

We’ve got a year of net worth data and donations, review community health nonprofits, and detail our monthly budget—as our summer of travel continues!

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Bathroom Renovation, Pride Month, and Our June FIRE Budget

We spent nearly $600 on DIY bathroom renovations, review LGBTQIA+ nonprofits, and scrutinize our June 2021 budget!

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Our First Flights in a Year (and Our May ’21 Budget Update)

We spent nearly $3K on our first flights since the pandemic with a 16-day trip, review mental health nonprofits, and scrutinize our May 2021 expenses!

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Two Big Money Milestones (And Our April ’21 Budget Update)

We join the Double Double Comma Club, reach our donation goal on our first year anniversary, review conservation nonprofits, and scrutinize our budget!

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Finally, a Trip to the Beach! (And Our March ’21 Budget Update)

We review women’s (and girl’s) charities for our monthly donation, earn a huge cashback bonus, and review our March 2021 monthly FIRE budget!

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Healthcare Nonprofits (and a Leaky Roof in Our Feb. ’21 Budget)

We review three healthcare nonprofits for our monthly donation, get a surprise roof leak, sell some stock, and review our February 2021 monthly FIRE budget!

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4 Charities for Racial Equality (and Our January 2021 Budget Review!)

We review four charities for racial equality for our donation, Chris gives an update on his Yearly Theme, and we review our January 2021 monthly budget!

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FIRE Budget In-Depth: Unusual Ways We Spent $40,862 in 2020

Our FIRE budget reveals how we live a luxurious lifestyle on about $41K/year as two 36-year-olds in an MCOL city on a coast! Steal our tricks to reach FIRE!

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Homelessness Prevention Programs (and Dec. 2020 Budget)

We review homelessness prevention programs for our donation, detail record high dividends in our December budget, and award a grant to Direct Relief!