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Ruby Escalona

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A Journey We Love
Early Retirement
Frugality/Saving, Millennial
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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
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Here on A Journey We Love, we aim to do full time travel by becoming financially independent. However, from time to time we do book reviews about books that we may have read for the year. After all, being on the road means a bit of a downtime, especially if we are traveling from place [...] The post 2017 Personal Finance Book Reviews appeared first on A Journey We Love. ...
Posted: Dec 05 2017 @ 8:45 AM
Leasing a car is hard. But it doesn’t have to be. Before you decide to visit your nearest dealership, it’s a good idea to do a bit of homework first so you won’t get taken advantage of before you commit and sign your name on the dotted line. There’s nothing salespeople love more than for [...] The post Car Lease: Jargon Explained and Made Simple for You appeared first on A ...
Posted: Dec 02 2017 @ 10:43 AM
It’s the typical human story: you grow up, interact with the opposite (or same) sex, have little crushes, and you decide to pursue the other person in a more romantic way. You date a few people, you feel that you have met The One, and you decide to get serious and settle down with The [...] The post Help! My Partner Is A Spender! appeared first on A Journey We Love. ...
Posted: Nov 28 2017 @ 7:45 AM
So, you have decided to celebrate your wedding anniversary abroad' If so, it’s a great decision. Too many of us feel we can’t afford to celebrate our anniversaries, which is such a shame. After all, getting married is a one of the biggest occasions you will ever have in your life, and there’s no harm [...] The post Top Tips For A Romantic Anniversary Breakaway appeared first on A Journey We ...
Posted: Nov 25 2017 @ 9:29 AM
As I mentioned in another post, The Best Books to Help Improve Your Life, I may do more of these book reviews, but will do them 5 at a time. Well, surprise! Here’s 5 more book reviews available for browsing in our humble blog. These vary from business, finance, and real estate investing books, so in some form or another, it is about money & earning it! This particular edition, I decided to focus the ...
Posted: Nov 08 2017 @ 7:45 AM
The moment before the European Castle proposal. Ruby had no idea.I proposed to Ruby on April 20, 2015, in a historic European castle. In a small town. In a small country. In true fairytale fashion, she said yes, and fireworks blasted into the sky! Ok, so there were no fireworks, but she did say yes, and yet that proposal was a month in the making, and almost didn’t happen. Not ...
Posted: Nov 03 2017 @ 5:59 PM
A holiday to Europe is most people’s idea of heaven – but in a continent as economically powerful as the Eurozone, prices are sure to test your bank. Here are five useful tips for making your money last longer in Europe. Research There are plenty of useful tools out there which will help to give [...] The post Tips for Making Your Money Last Longer in Europe appeared first on A ...
Posted: Nov 01 2017 @ 10:08 PM
The Best Books To Help Improve Your Life Since Peter and I work full time, we don’t always get to travel everyday. In the down time that we have either by commuting, staying at home, waiting in a queue among others, we find other ways to improve ourselves and occupy our time by reading books. I used to start out by doing book reviews on my other blog – which involved me ...
Posted: Oct 31 2017 @ 6:01 PM
A Budget Trip to New York CityNew York is an expensive city to live and visit – with higher tax rates, limited space, and millions of tourists converging to the Big City, there’s only so much resources and space to share. However,  in this article, we try to give you tips on how to survive New York City on a budget by breaking down our costs so you may replicate ...
Posted: Oct 27 2017 @ 6:01 PM
If you are new to our website or just browsing around and want to know more about how this website works, here’s a sentence to sum it all up: Reaching Financial Independence and Experiencing the WorldReaching Financial Independence & Experiencing the World You can read more about us on this link — but to sum it up: We both are working full-time jobs but want to become financially independent within the next 15 ...
Posted: Oct 26 2017 @ 5:59 PM


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