Welp, I did it. I left my fancy, supposedly “envy-inducing” job.
No, I am still not at my FI number. In fact I still have an annoyingly long slog ahead of me.
But I realized that at the moment I can’t stomach another year of being stuck in an office, especially when my morals are pulling me in the opposite direction. Continue reading Career Intermission: A Faux Sabbatical
Over the past couple months I have been moving chunks of cash from my emergency fund into investments, in preparation for a major (positive) life change. Continue reading June 2019 FIRE Update
It has been just under two years since I started my aggressive push towards FI, and it is nice to see some gains again after the rocky end of 2018. I have also begun to notice some of the psychological benefits of saving for FIRE become more apparent over the past few months. While I am still quite a ways away from my lofty goal, … Continue reading April 2019 FIRE Update (+ The Psychological Benefits of FI)
Unsurprisingly the stock market doesn’t seem to care much about my sense of bar graph aesthetics… Continue reading December 2018 FIRE Update
The road to FI can seem interminable at the start… but I am finally starting to see the curve change.
Continue reading September 2018 FIRE Update