Category Archives: FIRE

FIRE.041 Time Spent Vacation Planning

I’ve heard over and over than many people spend more time planning their vacation than their financial life. I actually thought this could be true since I feel in the best cases people just think “my work just moved some money into my 401k, I’m good” or “I saved $50 this paycheck.” Those of us—I …Read More

FIRE.040 55+ Community SECRET

Want to live two different lower cost housing lives at once? Homes in the 20’s (no I didn’t forget a zero). There’s a secret the seniors are not sharing with the rest of us. Their reasons aren’t to keep the younger people out as much as it may be to keep their lifestyle in the …Read More

FIRE.037 What and I doing here?

With SO much FIRE information online it got me thinking, what am I doing? Why do I add words to the interweb? Why? There are already so many amazing blogs. Many are from smart people in FIRE and more from people leading up to FIRE. Not to mention those planning way in advance for FIRE. …Read More

FIRE.035 Same Spouse, Same House, Same Family Size & Cars

Sameness Stability can lead you to a stronger foundation in many aspects of life. Swapping to new homes, cars or spouses may cause to you rebuild or adjust your life foundations. Controlling costs are the first structural building opportunities.Life can be a balance of happiness, lifestyle and net worth. If you can’t enjoy every—or most—days, then it’s time to regroup! Right?