downsizing your book collection

To many book lovers, myself included, the title of this post may be a bit panic-inducing. I’m not talking about getting rid of all of your books, just those that you no longer need. I consider my favorite books as friends and would never suggest parting ways with those whose presence you still love and … Continue reading downsizing your book collection


a crash course in insurance

A major part of the financial independence journey is protecting your assets. Since Justin is an actuary, it only makes sense for him to be the one to write about this stuff. Let us know what else you would like to learn about in the insurance world in the comments below. As a reminder, none … Continue reading a crash course in insurance

making new social networks

One of the hardest things about moving to a new place is making new friends and building a social network. You don't realize how connected you are to a community until you have to start over. For example, we absolutely loved our vet's office and they absolutely loved Sisko. When our apartment flooded last October … Continue reading making new social networks