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Fifty Week Vacation
Finance Investing, Real estate, Travel, Financial independence, business, entrepreneurship
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Welcome back, everyone! This is part one of at least four (who knows how many really) in the real estate series. It’s a beast, clocking in at over 2,600 words – so buckle up! I think that you will like it. Today on television it is almost impossible to be unaware of the real estate trend that is sweeping the nation. We are surrounded by it in media with the down ...
Posted: May 24 2017 @ 7:49 AM
Let’s cut to the chase and Tarantino this one – I believe most people aren’t where they want to be simply because they fail to get started. It could be for any one of the following reasons: They are waiting for the right moment. Hint: There isn’t one. They are too busy. No, you aren’t. You are failing to make it a priority. It seems too difficult. Rome wasn’t built in one day. ...
Posted: May 11 2017 @ 7:55 AM
Hey everyone and welcome back to Fifty Week Vacation! It is another great week to get moving on your goals. Today I wanted to talk about financial independence (Also called FI) and why I don’t think you should make retirement your goal. Retirement is an old way of thinking and financial independence will allow you to do more throughout your life, not just in your golden years. Here at Fifty Week ...
Posted: May 06 2017 @ 4:01 AM
Welcome back Vacationers – I’ve got a quick article for you today around mindset. Your mindset is very important to how you see the world. Read on and let me know what you think in a comment below! Most people when they read something automatically default to the limits of the situation or scenario. What is important to do is flip that mindset around, especially as it pertains to money and ...
Posted: Apr 06 2017 @ 6:21 AM
This is the first of many articles in what I’m calling the Fast Read Series at FWV. We are all busy, have short attention spans, and know that we need to work on improving an aspect of our life. These are written quickly, edited even faster, and can be read in a few minutes. Hopefully, this is a thought-provoking article to get you moving along… Enjoy The first installment – The ...
Posted: Mar 16 2017 @ 8:24 AM
How many of you would quit your job for $1,000,000 today? Most of us would. Not convinced? What about $2,500,000? Almost all of us would. Still not convinced? How many of you would quit your job today for $5,000,000? 99.99% of us would! So why are you doing what you are doing? Why are you in that job if you would leave it for money? You may not know what to do, you may ...
Posted: Mar 05 2017 @ 7:27 PM
Do you remember when you were young and anything was possible? Your parents supported your every dream that you could be what you wanted to be? I certainly do. There was a long list of things that I wanted to be: An astronaut An actor A successful businessman A doctor POTUS A professional athlete An entrepreneur Wham, you woke up today and you are not any of these! What happened? I have a guess and it’s the same ...
Posted: Feb 28 2017 @ 4:02 AM
Painfully, everyone out there already wrote a similar article about how you can not/did not/statically will not hang onto your New Year’s Resolutions…. And it is true. You probably won’t because you don’t want it enough. If you did hang, you are one of the small minority who was able to break from the pack. Stop reading this and get back to achieving your goal. If you fell off the ...
Posted: Feb 13 2017 @ 2:34 AM
What is the real meaning of wealth? I think that many people imagine Scrooge McDuck diving into his gold cavernous vault while others may think that it is power, a fancy sports car, or it could be a huge yacht! To some, it is a private plane with luxury accommodations as you jet-set across the world at your slightest whim.           What if I told you that wealth was something better ...
Posted: Feb 07 2017 @ 9:55 PM
We found out the day after our one year anniversary that we were moving to Hong Kong… in 2 months. A week before this, the Mrs. had the first conversation with her boss that we were open to moving, if possible. Sure enough, it was possible, we had an offer to move a week later. Sometimes life moves that fast, and we were headed out in 8 weeks. Ohhhhhhhhh shit. I think we ...
Posted: Sep 28 2016 @ 5:12 AM


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