Lifestyles

Going from IT to the Outdoors: The Ultimate Digital Nomad Starter Kit

You can make money outside of an office or a house. Here's everything you need to know about becoming a digital nomad.
Oct 9·8 min read
How to Think

11 things I learned working in corporate America

At 34 years old, my time working a full-time job in corporate America is slowly drawing to a close, and I will never forget what it has taught me.
Oct 8·9 min read
In Retirement

The incredible future of Think Save Retire

Think Save Retire's Steve Adcock achieved his goal of retiring by 40 but that isn't the end for the blog. Here's a preview of what's to come.
Sep 27·8 min read
In Retirement

Here are 4 reasons why "be your own boss" might not be as fun as it sounds

You need to be a very special kind of person to be your own boss. The freedom that comes from bossing yourself around also amounts to the incredible freedom to fail.
Aug 27·7 min read
Live Differently

Nobody is an expert in your life except for you

Eight years ago, I finally caved. One morning, I woke up at 5am and hit the gym before work rather than waiting until after work, which was my usual routine. It seemed like the thing to do. After all, I kept reading about why we need to gym-it-up before the workday hits. For example, according to this source , working out before work: * releases feel-good hormones and boost your brainpower * sets a strong tone for your day, and * increase y
Aug 20·6 min read
In Retirement

Why Morning Brew is the only newsletter I'll never unsubscribe from

Why is the Morning Brew a must-read for any business professional? Because you're getting curated news with flair, humor and intelligence.
Aug 19·2 min read
Blogger Confessions

Blogger Confessions #45: Grokking Money

Happy Saturday and welcome to the 45th episode of the 'Blogger Confessions' interview series on the blog. Today, I'm bringing in Grokking Money to talk about blogging and how they've managed to keep everything straight as a personal finance blogger. Grokking, take it away. Blogger Confessions with Grokking Money 1: In at least 100 words, describe the target audience of your blog. The story behind Grokking Money goes back to a book I came across when I was trying to
Aug 17·8 min read
Live Differently

7 clever ways to get out of a timeshare

If you want to get out of your timeshare, there is no need to panic. Instead, use these 7 ways to rid yourself of that depreciating asset.
Aug 15·10 min read
In Retirement

3 powerful reasons to learn a language in retirement

After years of frugal living and investing in low-cost index funds, in 2016 I took early retirement from software engineering at age 43. I had always dreamed of retiring early to devote myself to my true passions for language learning and travel. Despite being functionally fluent in four languages, I don't consider myself exceptionally talented at language learning. The key has been having the passion and perseverance to devote several hours
Aug 13·9 min read
Live Differently

Interview like a pro: Six actors give their best tips

How can anyone interview like a pro? It's not difficult, but it takes practice. Take it from these six highly successful actors.
Aug 11·4 min read