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Ask the Readers: Favorite Places on Earth?

Last Friday, I had a magical experience. I had told the girls on Thursday evening that I’d be taking them to Rocky Mountain National Park. I looked outside on Friday morning and was annoyed by the heavy clouds. The girls … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: $1,500,000 Per Year?

Less is more. -Robert Browning Discipline equals freedom. -Jocko Willink   Until now, I’ve never considered what it would be like to be a 1 Percenter because I’ll never be one. But, a recent Happy Philosopher post got me thinking about it: … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: Summer?

There are a lot of things that I look forward to in life post-job. Near the top of the list is slow travel. During the year, I’m grounded because the girls are in school. However, the kids get out of … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: What Would You STILL Not Do, Even if Money was no Object?

Hi there, Mrs. 1500 today. So Mr. 1500 and I flew to Florida last weekend to watch the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting with Mr. and Mrs. PoP from Planting our Pennies, Bryan from Income Surfer and Brian from Grumpy Goat … Continue reading

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How did you discover the FI Movement?

Confession: I’m not perfectly adjusted and lack creativity. My life could be drastically different right now. And it would be for the worse. If not for a serendipitous turn, I might still be at my job. The thought of leaving work … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: Are We Hypocrites?

Hi there, Mrs. 1500 today. The Mister and I are looking at a car. Used, of course because that’s how the FI community rolls. And we would pay cash because 0% financing isn’t available. (Our last automobile purchase happened during the … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: What Would You Do?

My last day of formal work is quickly approaching. 4/13/2017. Hmmm, that’s pathetic. I can do better: 4/13/2017! Meh. This is how I really feel:   I wasn’t excited when I told my bosses that I was leaving. It filled me … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: Bucket List! (And FI Town!)

What would you do if you knew you had a year to live? I’ve been wanting to create a bucket list for a while, but haven’t had time. With my impending departure from traditional work, I’ve been thinking about it … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: Conquering Fear

Today, I tell you about why I beat the crap out of some kid in the 4th grade. First though, I have a question: Just kidding. I promise to stop with the Airplane quotes after this post. Maybe… While I’m sure … Continue reading

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Ask the Readers: What is your Net Worth?

No holding back here on 1500 Days with the questions we ask of you Readers. Today, we ask a doozy, but first, we must get to last week’s answers when I asked about prenuptial agreements. I asked Mrs. 1500 for … Continue reading

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