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theFIREstarter

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Name:
theFIREstarter
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Frugality/Saving, Earning More/Hustling
Start Year:
2013

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Location:
Crawley, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
IT
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Latest Blog Posts

  Bit of a random update really but just thought I’d put it out there what’s been going around in my head over the last few months   is it time to finally say goodbye to the 9-5? Here are […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post should I stay or should I go? plus introducing… TFS Merch! appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Jan 31 2019 @ 5:58 PM
  Woah! Another year has flown by – I hope you all had a great 2018! It’s a perfect time to reflect on what has gone on in the previous twelve months and attempt to chisel out some plans for […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post 2018 review plus 2019 goals: the year of keeping calm and carrying on appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Jan 23 2019 @ 5:40 AM
  Happy Christmas everyone! Oh, am I a bit late for that? OK swiftly moving on then… 🙂 December was a good month all round for us, but it must be said that the savings rate limped over the line […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post damp squib december – income / expenses report appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Jan 17 2019 @ 5:52 AM
Most random photo I could find from November!   Hey all! Well as the name of the title probably suggests our good run of savings rates has come crashing to a spectacular end, with a lot of heavy spending all […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post november income / expenses report – well the run had to end somewhere… appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Dec 17 2018 @ 5:28 AM
Today we have a guest post for you written by Kieran of Money On Fire blog! He is living an FI style life in Scotland after building up a lifestyle business that now covers his expenses and he can pretty […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post Your FI Dreams Can’t Wait, You Need To Start Them Now (Guest Post) appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Nov 27 2018 @ 4:34 AM
  Welcome to the latest edition of “the thought experiments” which is a monthly series of questions posed by The Saving Ninja for us bloggers to “think about” and then write out our thoughts. The posts should be more “stream […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post thought experiment #2: 10 year death clock appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Nov 21 2018 @ 5:46 AM
Well I know I always say this, but what a busy month October was! We had a nice holiday away (seems ages ago now!) to Menorca and then had more illnesses in the house, a hospital visit, and clearing out […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post october income / expenses report – stocky horror show appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Nov 13 2018 @ 5:50 AM
It’s been around a month since I started trying out Huel, a liquid food that could in theory provide you with all the nutrients and energy you need, without eating anything else at all. Before a more in depth look at […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post huel “liquid superfood” challenge – one month update appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Oct 24 2018 @ 4:26 AM
One Million Pounds….!   So this is the first part of a hopefully ongoing series of posts organised by new UK FI Blog kid on the block The Saving Ninja, where he will pose a question or “thought experiment” and […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post the million pound question appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Oct 11 2018 @ 3:30 AM
Some crazy blue t-shirt mob running over Tower Bridge, which I was part of! September… done! We had a busy one as always seems to be the case, even though I had just over 2 weeks off, I still felt […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post september income / expenses report – up and running appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Oct 06 2018 @ 5:17 PM

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