Welcome to our blog where we chronicle our adventures toward early retirement and a life of travel.
- Retirement Day! July 1, 202365 months to go.
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If we didn’t already love New York City before, we were now smitten!
Welcome to The Australian Blogger Interview Series. We noticed the Australian personal finance community growing, mostly through our interactions on Twitter and we wanted to continue to foster this great camaraderie. We’ve reached out to as many Australian personal finance … Continue reading
Another very tough month for us savings wise, but for an expected and necessary reason.
Recently, some of our favourite bloggers, Mr. and Ms. Our Next Life, revealed themselves after being anonymous for a few years. They revealed themselves in a pretty fun way, which prompted me to ask Poopsie, “how should we reveal ourselves … Continue reading
Welcome back to another edition of Poopsie’s Adventures in DIY. This series will mainly chronicle how we insource instead of outsource, and hopefully provide you with some inspiration to do the same! Over the last few weeks our kitchen sink … Continue reading
Long time readers probably know that we have always been undecided about exactly where we would retire. For quite some time, we have been tossing up between retiring to Newcastle and Canberra. And finally, we’ve made a decision!
September was our worst month of the year for savings rate. As we revealed last week, we are paying for a wedding and a honeymoon, but that’s definitely not the only reason we had a low savings rate.
As regular readers here will know, Poopsie and I became engaged last September while in New York City. What they may not know is that we never intended to have a wedding.
We want to retire early- in approximately six years to be exact. Is this because we hate working? We hate our jobs? We just want to sit on the couch all day? Definitely not.
A Bucket List is a fairly popular concept to most people. Figure out a bunch of awesome things you want to do in your lifetime, write them down and then tick them off as you achieve them.