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Carol

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Name:
Downsize Your 2080
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Part-time, work-life balance
Start Year:
2017

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Location:
United States
Age:
50s
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Unspecified
Gender:
Female
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Latest Blog Posts

“You look so happy!” “You’re so relaxed!” “You’re so tan!” “You’ve lost weight!” “Not working looks good on you!” I’ve heard those phrases from friends and neighbors so many times in the past six months that it makes me wonder what I looked like prior to quitting my job last May.   Financial Independence and My “Early Retirement” Am I retired? Or simply taking a mini retirement or career break? ...
Posted: Dec 09 2019 @ 7:10 AM
“You look so happy!” “You’re so relaxed!” “You’re so tan!” “You’ve lost weight!” “Not working looks good on you!” I’ve heard those phrases from friends and neighbors so many times in the past six months that it makes me wonder what I looked like prior to quitting my job last May.   Financial Independence and My “Early Retirement” Am I retired? Or simply taking a mini retirement or career break? ...
Posted: Dec 09 2019 @ 7:10 AM
It’s time to catch you up on what I’ve been doing since opting out, i.e., quitting my job, in May. I left a part-time job with great benefits and I shared the reasons why in this post. Am I on a summer break? A career break? Am I retired? Am I in period of reinvention? What am I doing now that school is back in session and our son is ...
Posted: Aug 27 2019 @ 1:22 PM
It’s time to catch you up on what I’ve been doing since opting out, i.e., quitting my job, in May. I left a part-time job with great benefits and I shared the reasons why in this post. Am I on a summer break? A career break? Am I retired? Am I in period of reinvention? What am I doing now that school is back in session and our son is ...
Posted: Aug 27 2019 @ 1:22 PM
Have you heard about the governor, who along with his wife, was riding in his limousine to an event? They drove past her ex-boyfriend, who was digging a ditch for a road construction project. “Well, look at that!” said the governor, “if you had married him instead of me, you’d be married to a ditch digger!” “No,” the wife quickly replied, “if I’d married him, HE would be the governor.” ...
Posted: Jun 13 2019 @ 11:57 AM
Have you heard about the governor, who along with his wife, was riding in his limousine to an event? They drove past her ex-boyfriend, who was digging a ditch for a road construction project. “Well, look at that!” said the governor, “if you had married him instead of me, you’d be married to a ditch digger!” “No,” the wife quickly replied, “if I’d married him, HE would be the governor.” ...
Posted: Jun 13 2019 @ 11:57 AM
Hello! I’m dropping by just long enough to forward you on to my interview with Mr. 1500 from 1500Days.com. Carl is a family man and early retiree who lives in Colorado. He writes about his investments in the market and real estate, as well as his family’s travel adventures and many other fun and interesting topics. He is also a blogger who is great about introducing other bloggers to his ...
Posted: May 23 2019 @ 9:39 AM
Hello! I’m dropping by just long enough to forward you on to my interview with Mr. 1500 from 1500Days.com. Carl is a family man and early retiree who lives in Colorado. He writes about his investments in the market and real estate, as well as his family’s travel adventures and many other fun and interesting topics. He is also a blogger who is great about introducing other bloggers to his ...
Posted: May 23 2019 @ 9:39 AM
The day I publish this post is my last day of work at my current job. It’s been fun, interesting, and rewarding, but I submitted my resignation notice two weeks ago and today is the end. The job offer was a hard fought win because the interview panel questioned if my past experience was related enough (it was) and I had stated that I’d only work a part-time schedule (I ...
Posted: May 17 2019 @ 10:00 AM
The day I publish this post is my last day of work at my current job. It’s been fun, interesting, and rewarding, but I submitted my resignation notice two weeks ago and today is the end. The job offer was a hard fought win because the interview panel questioned if my past experience was related enough (it was) and I had stated that I’d only work a part-time schedule (I ...
Posted: May 17 2019 @ 10:00 AM

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