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
You might’ve heard the name Warren Buffett. He happens to be the 4th wealthiest person in the world at a net worth of $76.9 billion and is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. You might not have known, however, that he has a one million dollar bet with the money management firm Protégé Partners. The bet… Continue reading The Million Dollar Bet, & What it Means for You
Craigslist: where you can find anything from someone selling a business to someone soliciting for obscure sex fetishes. We are going to find a happy medium to cover in this article, even though both of those options mentioned could likely net you some significant compensation, but, like most things in life, with greater reward comes… Continue reading Craigslist: The Perfect Side Hustle
You might remember a couple articles ago I said I wasn’t going to tell you to cut the cord (eliminate cable TV), well…that didn’t last long. Cutting cable TV out of your life will be one of the quickest, and potentially most fulfilling financial moves you can make. We will get into the specifics of… Continue reading Cut the Cord and Save Thousands
Do you ever find yourself weighing all the options of a decision? Do you envision every possible outcome? At that point do you commit to a resolution, or do you continue this vicious cycle of constant analysis and never make a decision? If this sounds familiar, you may have ‘analysis paralysis’. According to the reliable… Continue reading Analysis Paralysis: What is It? And How You Can Overcome It.