Net Worth Update 2016

Welcome to our very first Net Worth Update! It’s something that we only do about twice a year around our house. So it’s usually a fun surprise to see how our hard work has paid off. But this year we took a whole year off from work! We contributed $0 to our investments this year (so […]

Not Early Retirement: Work Optional!

Early retirement. Financially independent (FI). Selfishly employed. Or Financial freedom. I don’t know what you call it. Around our home, we call it Work Optional. We are 33 and 38 respectively. And after a crap load of hard work, saving, investing, fixing up rentals, putting in some years with the military, we are work optional. […]

Financial indepance