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I’m eager to track your journey and learn from your experience. I am planning to take the plunge myself in a few weeks.
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Retirement Pitfalls to Avoid
Houses and cars are the silent killers of all money dreams. I don’t see that changing, as long as the average person finds happiness in things rather than relationships and experiences.
April is National Financial Literacy Month
It is never too late to spread awareness!
For the past two years, I have co-facilitated Financial Peace University in an effort to spread financial literacy. While I do not wholeheartedly follow the program recommendations to a T, I endorse FPU because I have seen the way the program can help people who are completely lost turn it around in a hurry.
What Do You Do For a Living?
Ah, the dreaded small-talk-with-people-you-barely-know conversation. I used to despise being stuck in similar situations, but I am learning to like it more and more each year.
Your post got me thinking about how difficulty it can be to explain oneself when you are in a situation such as yours, or like me, in the midst of a significant career transition.
In the future, you could always respond that you are CEO/CFO/COO of FinancialSlacker. THAT might lead to some really incredulous looks and interesting conversation. 🙂
Quick Tips to Look Your Best on a Budget
This is a great list! Most people will be prone to nod in agreement with you until they get to the parts about sleep and exercise. I tend to do well on the sleep part and struggle with exercise unless I am training for a half marathon/marathon/ultra marathon.
My only disagreement? The beard. I love my beard and think it works for me. But you are completely correct – a beard just doesn’t work for many dudes.