Crafting the Life You REALLY Want with Early Retirement

At the crux of it, the FIRE movement is not about becoming Financially Independent or Retiring Early…it is about living the life you want to live. And that is also why you see so many early retirees blogging, running real estate business, launching a startup, or even…wait for it…working. It was never about retiring early.… Continue reading Crafting the Life You REALLY Want with Early Retirement

Celebrating 2 Years of Early Retirement

Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica (Photo Credit: AR)

Today, I am officially celebrating my 2 year anniversary of leaving my CEO gig to retire early!!! Wow. Just WOW. I can’t believe it’s been two years, even though in some ways it feels like three? Ya know what I mean?! When I left my cushy CEO gig for my mini-retirement, I really had no… Continue reading Celebrating 2 Years of Early Retirement

Why a transient life beats peanut butter on pancakes

Olaf is the blogger behind MileHighFinanceGuy.com, where he shares a variety of posts on financial topics and reflections on life and money.  He previously worked as an advisor at one of the largest financial firms in the US. While there, Olaf regularly helped people decide what to do with old 401(k)s, construct investment portfolios, and… Continue reading Why a transient life beats peanut butter on pancakes

Celebrating 1 year of blogging

I’ve always wanted to write. Then 1 year ago, I finally acted on it after finding myself Accidentally Retired. My advice to anyone thinking about starting something. Just start. Start today. Don’t look back. Writing helps me to better think and focus…and I have found over the years that I can express myself in a… Continue reading Celebrating 1 year of blogging