A question as old as time. The answer varies from 'never' to "before anything actually goes wrong....just in case." Like most of the FIRE community, I hate parting with money. I usually don't unless I have to, or at least when it feels like I am going to get some value in return. Project Scale, … Continue reading When Do You Call The Guy?
Remembering The Good Old Days There are many things I used to do that I no longer do. Some things I no longer do are because they are stupid things to do. Other things I don't do because I just can't actually do them anymore (is break-dancing still happening somewhere?) I keep thinking about the … Continue reading The Good Old Days
As I am fast approaching my First Blogaversary, I have noticed how complicated this 'running a blog' thing can really be. I also noticed that I have developed little tricks to make my blogging life easier. Why not share, right? After all, the general consensus is that we here in the FIRE niche do not … Continue reading Blogger Help and Hints
This chart is of the fund rates I have in my retirement portfolio. My 401k charges me 0.35% per fund to use an outside brokerage. This sucks, but otherwise I am stuck with the choices available at the 401k site and they all have at least a 0.4% base. Generally, I do not like to … Continue reading Fund Rates
Starting Off The New Year Right! We went up over $30,000 this month. Part of that was a continuing great market, but I also decided to pay off a bunch of debt over the last month or two. You guys with all of your debt hate have rubbed off on me and I decided to … Continue reading Kicking Off 2018 Net Worth