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Name:
The Green Swan
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Small Business Owner
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Banker
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Latest Blog Posts

Break the Cycle of Relativity Hello folks! How are you this fine day' All is well here. Today I wanted to extend the conversation from my recent post on my lavish retirement number. While it was a helpful hypothetical quandary to consider as it did put a range on my retirement number, I think it […] The post You’ve Been Herded: Break the Cycle appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Nov 20 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Happy November all! I’ve fallen a bit behind on my monthly recap. Here I am telling you about October and it’s halfway through November! Hope you still want to hear how The Swans spend their October. If you do… keep reading. Pumpkin Patch Fun We started our month with an obligatory trip to the pumpkin […] The post The Swan Life: October 2017 appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Nov 13 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hello $wanigans! I have a special announcement…I was featured on the Dough Roller podcast (episode #285)! If you are tired of just reading my words and want to put a voice to it, head on over and check it out. Rob Berger of Dough Roller reached out with interest in sharing my FIRE story. The […] The post The Green Swan was Featured on The Dough Roller Podcast! appeared first on ...
Posted: Nov 09 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hello folks! Hope you are having a good one! I wanted to spend a little time today contemplating a question I often think to myself and that is how much money I would need to retire lavishly? I have already gone to lengths thinking about our retirement lifestyle and how that would likely evolve over […] The post My Lavish Retirement Number appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Nov 06 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hi folks! Hope this post finds you well. If you’ve been following TGS for a while, you know I’ve been writing a lot about career lately. As a side note, I’ve noticed that with regard to many topics I talk about here. I’ll get going on investing topics for a while, then budgeting and frugality […] The post Ambition: Do You Have It? Do I? appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Oct 30 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hello $wanigans! Thanks for visiting today. We outlined our 2017 goals for the Swans at the end of December and today is our third update to hold ourselves accountable. And accountable we are being held…as I’m disappointed to share that we are falling short on a few things here… So without further ado, here is […] The post The Swan’s Financial Goals: 3rd Qtr 2017 appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Oct 23 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hi folks! I have a spontaneous post for you today. I was originally planning to post my third quarter 2017 update post, but I will save that for Thursday. The financial independence blogging community is very tight knit. I enjoy so much following other bloggers, engaging with the community and readers, and following the stories […] The post Preparing for the Worst: My Emergency Story appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Oct 15 2017 @ 7:34 PM
Lucy here to share the month from my perspective. September was a fairly normal month in the Swan household. We had some fun taking a trip to see family, found a great new way to order our groceries and started prepping for the fall/holiday season. I’m also writing this post as we sit on a […] The post The Swan Life: September 2017 appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Oct 09 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hello $wanigans! How are you all today? I know some of you have been looking forward to an update on my small business venture which I’ve coined the pseudonym of The Green Condor. Since my last update in mid-June, I’ve heard from a couple folks wondering how the potential opportunity to acquire another business has […] The post Small Business Expansion Update 10/2017 appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Oct 02 2017 @ 4:45 AM
Hello $wanigans! I have a special announcement for you today. I was featured on my first podcast! If you are tired of just reading my words and want to put a voice to it, head on over to ChooseFI and check it out. It was great getting together with Jonathon and Brad to talk about […] The post The Green Swan Featured on ChooseFI Podcast appeared first on The Green Swan. ...
Posted: Sep 25 2017 @ 4:45 AM

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