The best (and most unexpected) part of blogging is all of the great friends that we've made from interesting parts of the world. Some are fellow bloggers while others are just nice people I've run into at meetups or chatted with over email. I recently mentioned that we're going on a big trip to Maine, Vermont, NYC and Scotland. However, I didn't mention that this trip mostly … [Read more...] about Friday Gratitude: Frugal Travel with Friends (and The Jim Collins Lounge Lizard Tour!)
Last Monday, I announced a contest. The prize was The Simple Path to Wealth book by my buddy, Jimmy C. Time to announce the winners. Lewd Dudes Last week, I mentioned that I'd give away copies of Jim's book. All you had to do was write a poem or song about the book or Jim. Everything was going fine until the Physician on Fire chipped in with this semi-perverted … [Read more...] about Lewd Dudes, Crude Haikus and a Ballyhooed Jimmy C Rendezvous
WTF!?! Now, this is a family blog, so I know that you know that acronym doesn't stand for anything that would be inappropriate for young ears. If so, please take your mind out of the gutter. It stands for "What the fee?," in reference to mutual fund fees. I have known for a while that the funds my employer offers through the 401k are stinkers. The funds are horrible … [Read more...] about Big Huge WTF!!!