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Random Thoughts from the land of Vikings

Mrs. T, Baby T.1.0, Baby T2.0, and I are spending a month in Denmark visiting family and friends. This is my 7th time visiting Denmark and the country is feeling like a second home to me. When we started…

How to Budget with a Variable Income

We are a single income family where we allocate my full-time salary into the different budget categories. For our side hustles, we save everything that we earn (after taxes) into our financial freedom account (FFA) and use that money toward…

7 money goals to hit by the time you’re 35

The great J. Money posted the 7 money goals to hit by the time you’re 35 the other day. Given that I am 35, turning 36 later this year, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to make sure…

FI Interview #6 – Create a Net Worth Statement

I’m still recovering from the sickness. I went to the doctor last week and was told I got bronchitis and was put on 7 days of antibiotics. So I’ve been taking it easy and working on getting better. I’m…

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Random thoughts – Asia travel edition

I have been on the road in Asia for the past 10 days and by the time this post goes live, I will be in the air, on my way back to Vancouver. For this trip, I landed in…

FI Interview #5 – Create a long term plan

I’m flying to Asia today for a 10-day business trip. On my last Asia trip, I managed to sit in Air Canada’s premium economy both ways. It sure was nice considering we had to do an unexpected pit stop…