Anyone that knows us, knows that we are fitness fanatics. This is for a number of reasons. One, we are sticklers for efficiency, and obesity from over-eating and under exercising is pretty much the inverse of efficiency. Secondly, we both have a family history of health problems compounded by inactivity and obesity. And finally, we… Continue reading Health is Wealth: Frugal Fitness Guide.
You’d think that a small Japanese hatchback with a 1.8L 4 cyl engine and 6 speed transmission would get pretty decent fuel mileage. Well, we are here to tell you that the ’07 Versa would like to be the exception to that thought. If you just type it into the Google machine, they’ll tell you… Continue reading Make Driving A Car Suck Less.
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies,” said Jojen. “The man who never reads lives only one.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons Books are an incredibly useful tool that I think often don’t get the credit they deserve since the boom of the internet. From old-fashioned books of paper and ink, to… Continue reading Easily Accessing Free Entertainment.
Way back in our first article, How You can Drink Starbucks Everyday and Still Retire Early, we mentioned that we saved a ton of money by “downgrading” to a smaller condo. Well, in this article, we are going to go through and give you a rundown of how you can make your place more aesthetically pleasing,… Continue reading Add $10k of Property Value in a Weekend.
Americans….we as a population are over eager to spend every hard earned dollar we earn on some useless, over-advertised, faux holiday celebration (especially if said celebration is fueled by candy and sugar). This Halloween we are projected to break spending records with a projected spending of 9.1 billion dollars. I’m going to say that again… Continue reading Preventing a Halloween Horror Story
I’m going to start off with a little anecdote: Years ago (before Mrs. RRR and I married, and long before either of us had ever heard of FIRE or even considered early-retirement a thing) I trained in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and competed in a few tournaments. Because of the obvious benefits (read: bigger, stronger, heavier)… Continue reading Strengthen Your Mental Fortitude Through Fasting.
I’ve touched on the topic of cars in my previous post, How to Not Buy a Car, and I even mentioned my 2007 Nissan Versa (pictured above, in all her glory). Honestly, this is my favorite car I’ve owned, and frankly, it’s not even close. In this article I’m going to explain how I made over… Continue reading How to Get Rich by Driving Crappy Cars