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Miss Mazuma

Blog Info

Name:
Miss Mazuma
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Frugality/Saving, Investing
Start Year:
2016

Blogger Bio

Net worth:
Location:
Chicago , Illinois, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Female
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Flight Attendant

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Latest Blog Posts

Too long a title?  It’s my blog, so deal.  😉 When you take several months off between posts, it seems every post you write has a catch-up theme.  I’ll keep it brief, but this one is no different… After my road trip ended in February, I began a stage of floating.  I floated from one … Continue reading Fuck It FI aka When You Change Direction On The Path to ...
Posted: Jul 11 2018 @ 8:30 AM
This post is a long time coming (as are all of my post’s these days!), but I’m finally still enough to write it.  If you happen to be following along on Instagram, you know my road trip is over.  Long over.  For the past 6 weeks, instead of driving state to state, I have been … Continue reading Road Trip Finances, Factoids, & #VanLife Wisdoms ...
Posted: Apr 11 2018 @ 3:07 PM
So far, I have been on the road a little over one week.  In 9 days I’ve driven 2599 miles and spent $290.69 on 115.42 gallons of gas…it’s been worth every cent. I didn’t have any expectations for this journey, but I did have a variety of reasons for setting out on it: I wanted … Continue reading Oh, The Places You’ll Go… ...
Posted: Feb 03 2018 @ 10:01 AM
Aka – Wanderlusting’s less known sister.  The one that takes the desire to travel and rolls with it.  I stumbled across this word a few weeks back and as soon as I read it, I knew it was created for me.  And today I roll… THE BACKGROUND I have always loved a nice long road … Continue reading Fuck it… It’s Coddiwomple Time!! ...
Posted: Jan 25 2018 @ 5:04 PM
I was listening to a Mad Fientist episode the other day and was thrilled to hear the guest, Chris Hutchins, speaking about a habit I too have formed for myself over the years.  He was saying that each month he does one thing significant so he can look back on his life and know that … Continue reading 2017 – That’s a Wrap! ...
Posted: Jan 12 2018 @ 7:14 PM
FinCon – Where Money & Media Meet.  Pretty catchy tagline for the personal finance blogging community.  But let’s take a second to break it down for my non-blogging friends.  Basically, FinCon is a convention where financial media of all types meet to geek out over everything from new apps, monetizing, SEO, creating fabulous content, and … Continue reading Forget the Fluffy Recap, Here’s the Real Dirt on FinCon17… ...
Posted: Nov 07 2017 @ 8:09 PM
Every once in a while you tweet something that gets a bit of attention.  For me, today’s tweet was this simple frugal girl hack: I promised a tutorial on how to do a quick dye job, but first, a story… A few years back I switched to my black skinny jeans “uniform”.  My reasons were … Continue reading Frugal Fix – Get Your Faded Jeans Back to Black (or blue, ...
Posted: Oct 20 2017 @ 4:20 PM
I never thought I would be the type of gal who stays up late reading about taxes, 401k’s and Summary Plan Descriptions (SDC), yet here I am and I blame my friend Fritz… After-Tax 401k Contributions Last week, during an early morning van ride to the airport in Tucson, I popped in my earbuds to … Continue reading Early Retirement: Roadblocks & Contemplations ...
Posted: Oct 13 2017 @ 4:18 PM
This post was featured by Rockstar Finance. If you clicked over from there, THANK YOU, and I hope you enjoy the read. If you just happened to wander over here and are interested in all things Personal Finance or FIRE (Financial Independence/Early Retirement), I highly recommend you hop over to Rockstar Finance to check out … Continue reading When is a Loophole or Hack Immoral? And Can It Be ...
Posted: Sep 29 2017 @ 8:38 PM
Welcome to my new (and hopefully sporadic 😉 ) series, Adventures in Landlording. Anyone who has ever been a landlord knows unexpected issues occasionally arise.  Wearing my landlord hat, I personally have dealt with 3 am lockouts, bounced checks, plumbing issues, fire issues (it was actually a pizza that set fire in the oven while … Continue reading Adventures in Landlording – The “Leak” ...
Posted: Sep 22 2017 @ 4:55 PM

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