Finance

This Gen Xer Is a Millennial When It Comes to FIRE

It’s amazing to me how quickly the concept of FIRE (financial independence/retire early) has been spreading. This is probably my favorite use of the internet – the sharing of ideas to help people attain financial independence and the tools to follow their dreams. Even more impressive is how the idea of FIRE has caught on… Continue reading This Gen Xer Is a Millennial When It Comes to FIRE

Finance

Why I Love Prepaying For Experiences

If you read my monthly expenses posts, you may have noticed that I tend to pay months in advance for events that I’m planning to attend. Part of this is necessity (i.e. limited number of tickets) but there’s an additional benefit to paying beforehand. You may have also noticed from my posts that I’m not… Continue reading Why I Love Prepaying For Experiences

Expenses · Finance

May 2017 Expenses

This year is flying by, and summer seems to go the fastest of all the seasons. May is one of my favorite months. Everything is green and beautiful, but the hot summer temperatures haven’t arrived yet. Looks like summer but doesn’t feel like it just yet. There’s nothing better than having the furnace & A/C… Continue reading May 2017 Expenses