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Mr. B

Blog Info

Name:
Game of Budgets
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
budgeting, investing, financial advice
Start Year:
2018

Blogger Bio

Net worth:
$654,233.00
Location:
Minnesota, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SIK (Single Income, Kids)
Profession:
Retail
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Latest Blog Posts

A while back we made the decision that Mrs. B was not going to go back to work full time. As you can read in that article it came down to wanting flexibility to be their for the boys while … Continue reading → The post How to make $40K dollars with side hustles appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Nov 13 2018 @ 11:11 AM
The Expensive Arcade We recently decided to take an overnight stay at a water park hotel near us. It was a treat for the kids who had been asking to go there and they had a couple of days off … Continue reading → The post Kids Activities – How Free Can be Better appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Nov 09 2018 @ 10:26 PM
15 weeks ago now, I started discussing how I was going to break down the journey to Financial Independence into 5 week increments. Once I complete 30 of these sprints I hope to be able to have the option to … Continue reading → The post Sprint #4 appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Nov 06 2018 @ 12:30 PM
Thud… The race to $700K had to take a u-turn this month as the markets took a nosedive with over 7 straight days of declines at one point. Overall the market was down 7.6% in one month and our portfolio … Continue reading → The post Month 10 Recap appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Nov 02 2018 @ 10:21 AM
4:45 alarm clock goes off… An hour and a half drive in the dark… 34 degrees outside… It’s a beautiful day to run a marathon… I’ve talked in previous posts about why I spent almost $1800 dollars a year to … Continue reading → The post Why Running Marathons is like Saving for Retirement appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 29 2018 @ 10:01 PM
A few years back I read Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad/Poor Dad book. It was an interesting look at how one man grew up being taught financials in two very different manners. I stumbled upon this book on the cashflow quadrant … Continue reading → The post Book Review – Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 26 2018 @ 5:32 PM
I’m probably behind the ball here, but I stumbled about the phrase FatFire in the last couple of weeks. Today’s post is going to provide you some links to more information about FatFire and then discuss a little bit about … Continue reading → The post LeanFire vs. FatFire appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 23 2018 @ 5:10 PM
A few weeks back I wrote about giving experiences vs. gifts. However, that experience ended up not being optimal as the Vikings did not show up. Well thankfully this week, I can write about an experience that went a lot … Continue reading → The post Great Experience – Iowa State vs. West Virginia appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 19 2018 @ 4:50 PM
This tweet popped up on my timeline a couple of weeks ago from Four Pillar Freedom and I thought it was great! It clearly articulated how a lot of us feel about the FIRE process and why it is not … Continue reading → The post It’s not the work… It’s the process of work appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 16 2018 @ 4:03 PM
Last week Suze Orman made news by talking about her hatred for the FIRE movement and I wrote a quick post about my initial thoughts. At the end of the article I wrote how I thought $5M to $10M was … Continue reading → The post Suze Orman says you need $5M to $10M to retire early! True or False? appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Oct 12 2018 @ 3:14 PM

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