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Danny Lee

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Name:
LiveFrugaLee
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
financial independence, personal finance, real estate, millennials, minimalism
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
Asian
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Patent Examiner
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Lately, I’ve been talking to millennials in their early to mid-20s that have been asking for tips on paying off student loans. I’ll share my experience with student loans. Then, I’ll provide my best tips for paying them off as fast as possible. I am no stranger to student loans. In college, I signed the papers year after year that added thousands and thousands of dollars to my debt load. I ...
Posted: Aug 09 2017 @ 11:32 AM
By Jacob @DollarDiligence Follow Him on Twitter for More Posts About Killing Student Debt! Did you know that 44 million Americans now have student loan debt? It’s the big reason why student loan refinancing has become a burgeoning industry. Many of the major banks have offered student loan refinancing for a while, but the real growth in the industry is coming from new players. Non-traditional, online-only financing companies such as SoFi, ...
Posted: Jul 24 2017 @ 12:25 PM
Last month, we officially passed the halfway mark on the $1M net worth goal. See that update here. It’s now been 17 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 17th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, ...
Posted: Jul 17 2017 @ 3:32 PM
We are now officially halfway there! It’s been 16 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 16th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I want to note that we do have a mortgage on our primary residence ...
Posted: Jun 19 2017 @ 11:00 AM
“Oh, I’ll never buy a condo! Condo fees are such a waste of money!” In my four years as a licensed realtor in Virginia, I’ve heard this many, many times from both friends and clients. Many people rule out condos from their search because they say condo fees are like throwing money away. I agree that some condos have exorbitantly high condo fees, but there are also many condos with reasonable ...
Posted: Jun 06 2017 @ 2:03 PM
This post may contain affiliate links. Please read this disclosure for more info. “You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people you meet and the books you read.” – Charlie “Tremendous” Jones I’m a firm believer that, in addition to the people you surround yourself with, the books you read can change your life. Reading The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey in 2008 changed ...
Posted: May 17 2017 @ 10:33 AM
It’s been 15 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 15th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I want to note that we do have a mortgage on our primary residence as well. When we bought ...
Posted: May 15 2017 @ 10:13 AM
How do you invest your money? Some people have been asking me how I invest and how they should invest their money. I’ll admit that I haven’t been totally transparent about my investments. I just put a number that represents the total of our investments in my monthly updates. Related: April 2017 Goal Progress: Update #14 Today, I want to share with you how I invest and how you should invest your ...
Posted: Apr 21 2017 @ 3:57 PM
It’s been 14 months since we set a goal to pay off the mortgage (on our condo) and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2020. This is the 14th update on the progress of the goal. If you’re wondering why we set this goal, click here. In the interest of better disclosure, I want to note that we do have a mortgage on our primary residence as well. When we bought ...
Posted: Apr 19 2017 @ 12:41 PM
Homes have been flying off the market because the supply is so low and buyers greatly outnumber sellers in most markets. Many people are jumping into the market in hopes of becoming a homeowner before mortgage rates rise. Let’s say rates do rise a full 1 percent by the end of the year. How much does a 1% difference in a mortgage rate make? How about a 0.5% difference? 0.25%? 0.125%? Before ...
Posted: Apr 10 2017 @ 5:56 PM

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