My wife is financially imperfect– and that makes me love her more, work harder at our marriage, and think more deeply about how we overcome our problems.
Our October 2016 Financial Statement is a little underwhelming… but as always, things are afoot that may pay dividends for years to come in the form of side businesses and investment!
Let’s say I made you a bet: You flip a coin 100 times. If it comes up heads every single time, I give you a hundred bucks. If it comes up tails even once, you give me a hundred bucks.
Would you take the bet?
In our September 2016 Financial Statement, we paid off the bill for our wedding, invested a lot, enjoyed our first month of marriage, released a majorly cool new site, and still had time for a little travel!
Taking on an audacious task- achieving early retirement, deadlifting 400 pounds, or completing a complicated project- is all a matter of eating the elephant.
In August, we got married, got perfect teeth, developed a very secret, hush-hush secret project, and managed to pile a little more onto our net worth, too. It was a hell of a month.
When I last wrote about my experience with dental tourism, I had just returned from my second of three trips to Bangkok in search of excellent dental care at affordable prices. After some time to heal from my last set of surgeries, I headed to Thailand last week to complete my course of treatment.
It’s a momentous day here at Vagabond Central, as the blog quietly turned one year old over the weekend.
Not even paying for our wedding can stop the inexorable march towards FIRE in our July 2016 Financial Statement!
Sometimes things don’t go as planned. Sometimes tragic and painful things happen to us, or to the people we love, and we’re at a loss to fit such awful tragedy into our narrative of outrageous optimism. Sometimes we have setbacks. Sometimes we lose people we love.