Yes! I retired at 35.

We are not rich. We are not powerful. In fact, we don't even consider ourselves to be "smart cookies". Instead, we saved. We downsized. We sold both of our homes and moved into an Airstream that we've named Charlie. Early retirement is possible.

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Latest Friday Feasts: May 19, 2017   April 28, 2017   April 14, 2017  

What money advice would you have followed?

Last week, I wrote about bullshit money advice. I recalled some of the nastiest money advice I have ever heard, and it was one of the easiest articles I’ve ever written. Bad money advice is everywhere. It permeates our culture. Permeates is a big word, so it must be true. Then, I asked the good […]

Posted May 22nd, 2017

The Friday Feast ~ the 19th of May

The personal finance community is filled with so many talented writers and inspiring families in search of┬ásomething better out of life than the┬átraditional society-approved plan of buying lots of stuff and retiring in your 60s if you’re lucky. Here is a look at the best of this week’s personal finance blogs. In this episode of […]

Posted May 19th, 2017

After 1,000,000 blog hits, here’s what I learned about running a blog

Think Save Retire recently crested the 1,000,000 pageview mark since my lame first post that had something to do with Starbucks. In the time it took me to build up a respectable audience, I learned a thing or two about this whole “blogging business”. Blogging is about more than just typing a bunch of shit […]

Posted May 15th, 2017

Bryce Canyon – the Supermodel of national parks in the U.S.

One of my commenters described Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah as the “Supermodel of national parks”. I couldn’t agree more. It’s just stupid gorgeous. The hoodoo-laced landscape is unlike anything that I’ve ever seen. Other parks, unfortunately, pale in comparison. My wife and I camped for nearly a week in the woods about 15 […]

Posted May 13th, 2017

Money advice that really is mucho bullshit

Advice is a dime-a-dozen…especially shitty advice. And about money. We humans have a way of taking conventional wisdom and turning it into gospel that gets disseminated blindly and without a second thought. Especially about money. So much of it relates to money. I’ve heard it. You’ve heard it. And let’s face it: It’s kinda fun […]

Posted May 10th, 2017

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