Celebrating 1 year of early retirement

Photo Credit: Accidentally Retired

Today, I am officially celebrating my 1 year anniversary of leaving my CEO gig to retire early!!! I honestly cannot believe that it has been a year since I left my job and headed out to my mini-retirement. You guys know how the story goes…guy leaves CEO gig to take a 6 month mini-retirement. He… Continue reading Celebrating 1 year of early retirement

The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #1

Though I am relatively new to the personal finance blogging community, it’s been very eye opening to see that while most everyone is aiming for Financial Independence in some way, there are innumerable ways to pursue it. You’ve got Fat FIRE to Barista FIRE, you’ve got I’ve already hit FI, to I just started working… Continue reading The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #1

Vacation Rentals are NOT Passive Investments

Short-term rentals are NOT the least bit passive. From the moment my Dad lent me his copy of Rich Dad, Poor Dad, I always dreamed about investing in real estate. Not just investing in my primary residence, but utilizing real estate investing to generate passive income that moves you from the left to the right… Continue reading Vacation Rentals are NOT Passive Investments

Best Books on Investing, Wealth Creation, Business & Entrepreneurship, and Enjoying Life

Hand selected books to help explore Financial Independence, Early Retirement, growing a business, and enjoying life These are the best books that I have personally read. Given the wealth of books available to us this day in age, no one can possibly read enough to be able to make a definitive list and I’ll never… Continue reading Best Books on Investing, Wealth Creation, Business & Entrepreneurship, and Enjoying Life

Best Net Worth, Financial Independence, and Retirement Calculators & Tools

This is a comprehensive list of the best Net Worth, Financial Independence, and Retirement Calculators & Tools that I could find and test. I have used many of these calculators myself. Personal Capital’s tools cannot be spoken more highly of for managing a budget, investments and tracking net worth. And from time to time, I… Continue reading Best Net Worth, Financial Independence, and Retirement Calculators & Tools