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Name:
The Five Journeys
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Frugal, Debt Repayment, Budgeting, Retirement, Side Business, Investing for Singles, Mortgage
Start Year:
2017

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Location:
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
Age:
50s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Female
Life stage:
SIK (Single Income, Kids)
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Blogger
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Latest Blog Posts

Suicide rates in America are at record levels. I came close to being among the statistics. But I clung to a sliver of  hope and created a fictional character that helped me escape into a better world. Share How a Fictional Character Saved my Life with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: Jun 16 2018 @ 6:16 PM
Do you know the signs of a toxic work environment? Ironically, that toxicity has prompted some people to save as much money as fast as they can to escape the workplace. Share Top 10 Signs of a Toxic Work Environment with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: Jun 07 2018 @ 3:34 PM
What's so great about blogging? You can do it from anywhere! This week I am enjoying quality island time with my sisters and feeling great about my transition from semi-retired to entrepreneur. Share From Semi-Retired to Entrepreneur…and Blogging from the Islands with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: May 24 2018 @ 8:42 AM
How do you deal with big changes in your life? You can learn a lot from the Change Cycle. And stop and listen to the Universe...it might have the answers you've been seeking! Share Hello, this is the Universe Speaking…Take a Chance! with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: May 15 2018 @ 10:30 AM
Will you be financially secure if you are fired in your 50s? In hindsight, I made 3 terrific moves that put me on solid financial ground, but I also made some bad moves that I wish I could do over. Share Fired in my Fifties: The 3 Best and Worst Moves that Determined my Fate with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: May 10 2018 @ 8:47 PM
Sudden semi-retirement and living alone has thrown me for a loop! Discombobulated sums up my current state of mind. So I'll be taking steps to stay connected socially and to bring routine back into my life. Share And the Word of the Day Is … Discombobulated with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: May 09 2018 @ 12:25 PM
Here's my first money roundup, describing my efforts to create income and minimize expenses to make my money last. Let's see how this turns out! Share Money Roundup for April 2018 with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: May 02 2018 @ 11:01 AM
It's tough letting go, and today I became an empty-nester. Here's an open letter to my child as she launches a new life far from home. Good luck, kiddo! Share Goodbye Kid! with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: Apr 30 2018 @ 1:20 PM
The second week of my new semi-retired life was crazily busy! I'm excited about the opportunities that lie ahead and can't wait to create my future. Share Dreaming and Scheming as the New Reality Sets In with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: Apr 25 2018 @ 9:57 AM
What happens after your career comes to a crushing end? Expect week one to be a tumultuous ride on the emotional rollercoaster. Yet some key financial decisions need to be made to preserve assets and sustain health insurance. Share Smiling on a Monday Morning: A Recap of Week 1 of Semi-Retirement with your friends! Copyright 2017 The Five Journeys. ...
Posted: Apr 18 2018 @ 5:45 PM

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