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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

TFS Jr playing pilot 🙂   As mentioned in a few of the previous posts, I have gone a bit radio silence on the blog for the last few months, especially with regards to the monthly updates. The truth is […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post autopilot appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Apr 30 2019 @ 3:30 AM
As parents to a 3 year old girl who, weirdly, loves chocolate (!?!) we naturally had to engage in the yearly tradition of going for an Easter egg hunt last Sunday. She loved it! Since then it’s been requested that […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post the egg hunt is just as enjoyable as the chocolate appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Apr 26 2019 @ 3:53 AM
  We’ve just been having a long overdue clear out at home, to declutter and tidy up a bit, and make more efficient use of the space available in our modestly sized home We also popped along to the first […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post consuming non-consumables and the broken windows theory appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Apr 24 2019 @ 8:02 AM
  Welcome to instalment #5 of SavingNinja’s thought experiments. This time around he asks:   “Life is good. You finally did it! You pulled the plug on your day job after reaching financial independence. You never have to work for […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post plans for life after FI – thought experiment #5 appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Apr 16 2019 @ 3:20 AM
  I may preach to the choir, but to what do you aspire?   25x expenses you must acquire and you can retire!   but then what, I must inquire to be happy d’you require?   to seek fame, be […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry... The post to lift yourself higher, walk your own FIRE appeared first on theFIREstarter. ...
Posted: Mar 26 2019 @ 4:55 AM
  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

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