While the economic numbers out there say that unemployment is extremely low and company earnings are growing steadily, it is still really hard to land an internship at a large company…and we know why. Check out this week’s article to get the inside scoop and our top 5 tips for landing a paid internship at a big company.Read More
Our master plan includes moving to a state that better aligns with our post FIRE plans and preferences. So when we have 50 states to choose from, how do we ensure we select the right state to make our home base? Check out this analysis to find out what we took in to consideration in the elimination rounds and where we plan to ultimately call home base.Read More
With the clock counting down and the runway getting shorter you would expect that we would be taking a giant step back at work right? Well, the truth is, we are actually working harder…a lot harder.
In this week’s article we explore some of the unexpected challenges we are facing now that we are getting closer to our FI/RE date and we make an attempt to understand the reason why we are finding it so hard to switch gears.
Could we actually be failing to transition to FI/RE?Read More
2018 will be the year it all gets very real for us. As we embark on what could be our last full year of working our traditional jobs, we decided to take a deeper dive in to the details. In this week’s article we look in to what we might consider a safe withdrawal rate post FIRE and dividend analysis.Read More
Curious what it would actually cost to live on a cruise ship for a full year or what would be the optimal way to execute this type of trip? And could it actually cost you less to live on a cruise ship than in an independent living community? Let’s find out.Read More
Time to write an article that will either make me sound like a genius or a crazy person years down the road… the impact of disruptive technologies, like autonomous vehicles, on the economy and how you can be prepared for the domino effect of change that will likely come with them.Read More
Let’s face it. The holidays can be stressful, especially if you are trying to keep to a budget and not look like a scrooge. Our gift to you this holiday season is our “FI Hero Holiday Survival Guide”. In it we share a few of our own tips and tricks for stealthily getting through the holidays without over stressing or breaking the bank.Read More
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Don’t PanicFeb 13, 2018
Monthly Status: January 2018Feb 6, 2018
Making The Cut: 5 Tips for Landing a PAID InternshipJan 30, 2018
Searching For Home BaseJan 23, 2018
Failing to TransitionJan 16, 2018