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Atypical Life
Early Retirement
FIRE, financial independence, investing, budgeting
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Virginia, United States
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SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
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Debt sucks. There is no better way to say it. It just plain sucks. But there is hope. You too can claw your way out of debt and make a better life for yourself. Debt is a never-ending death spiral that once entered can suck you down further and further into the abyss. Very little […] The post How to Get Out of Debt: 8 Simple Steps for the Always Broke ...
Posted: Mar 12 2018 @ 4:39 AM
Do you need to make extra money today' We could all use a little extra money, whether it is to pay down our debt, save for a house, save for retirement, or to just buy that widget we have always wanted. Whether we like it or not, money powers the world. We just have to […] The post 50+ Ways To Make Extra Money Today appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Mar 09 2018 @ 5:14 AM
Today I bring you a wonderful guest post that looks at the cost of healthcare if you do not have insurance. Sure you save the money on insurance, but what are the hidden costs and risks if you decide to go without' We have contemplated on dropping our insurance but ended up maintaining minimal insurance […] The post How Much Do You Pay For Your Health If You Don’t Have Insurance' ...
Posted: Mar 07 2018 @ 8:06 PM
Have you ever sat there on the weekend and wondered what you should be doing' I know I have. When you are bored or feel like all the activities people suggest cost money you don’t want to spend, just hop on over to this helpful list of free outdoor activities you could be doing and […] The post 34+ Free and Awesome Weekend Outdoor Activities to Help You Save on Entertainment ...
Posted: Mar 02 2018 @ 6:00 AM
Today we have a guest post from Sarah Smith talking about investment ideas for dummies. Some of these investment ideas may be bold and big, but they are all tried and true investments. You just have to remember to do your due diligence before investing and make sure you understand what you are buying before […] The post 5 Investment Ideas for Dummies appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Feb 23 2018 @ 7:52 PM
After 13 months online for the Atypical Life blog, blogging has started to morph more from a hobby and pastime to attempting to make money from it, so let’s detail the progress I have made with it. When you add side income to your “retirement” portfolio, then you can retire even earlier and that is […] The post January 2018 Atypical Life Blogging Update appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Feb 18 2018 @ 6:00 PM
Welcome to our monthly income and expense report from the Atypical Life family. If you are more interested in how we make money blogging then check out our monthly blogging update. We are pleased to share this with all of you, so that you may have the inspiration to achieve financial independence and freedom from the […] The post January 2018 Atypical Life Financial Update appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Feb 18 2018 @ 12:00 AM
There are so many money quotes around in the English language, but these are are the most popular I have come across. They range from kind of true to absolutely 100% true. We have all heard them, but only when we take time to think about them and apply their truths do we begin to […] The post The Ultimate Collection of Money Quotes appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Jan 29 2018 @ 7:43 PM
Having recently finished the awesome money book, Your Money or Your Life, I am once again reinvigorated to track my finances and you should be too! Tracking your finances is the number one way to bring about financial awareness and as they put it in the book financial intelligence. The simple act of tracking will […] The post 4 Sure-Fire Steps to Achieve Financial Independence appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Jan 29 2018 @ 11:00 AM
Imagine what you could do if you did not have to work for money. You can do all the things that you have been putting off for years because you just do not have the time. Time is our most valuable resource and we sell it to our job in exchange for money. Time is […] The post 3 Must-Read Finance Books to Achieve Financial Independence appeared first on Atypical Life. ...
Posted: Jan 22 2018 @ 11:00 AM


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