My main goal* was to build an investment and cash portfolio of $1,120,000* in 1500 days**, starting from 1/1/2013 and ending in February of 2017. I made my goal in 2016, my 1500 Days are over, and I’ve left my job. In the interest of openness, I’ll continue to share my numbers. Summer is here! Well, not officially, but as far as I'm concerned, it is. The girls are out of … [Read more...] about April Performance Update (Day 1945): Summer Is Here!
We tell very few people in our real lives about our early retirement dreams. I love talking about it, but most people don't enjoy talking about money or anything related. However, we stumbled on the topic a while ago with a neighbor. When we first told him that we were planning to retire soon, he looked at us incredulously. Since then, the topic has come up a couple more … [Read more...] about Enough
Those of you outside of Chicago may not be aware of the Pritzker family. They own the Hyatt hotel chain and are one of the richest families in the United States. The Chicago Tribune had a very interesting article about one of the Pritzker children some years ago. At the time of the article, Liesel Pritzker was a high school student who was worth $160,000,000. That is not a … [Read more...] about Net Worth of $160,000,000 and Working in Food Service