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Mr. B

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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

One of the biggest financial decisions a parent has to make is how much they are willing to pay for their kids college. Some parents want to fully remove that financial burden while others are not able to provide anything … Continue reading → The post Paying for your kids college? Why you should start the day they are born. appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 21 2019 @ 7:56 AM
Congrats!  You’ve graduated college and are ready to enter the so called real world.  Are you excited!  No more homework, tests, or group projects (scratch that, most jobs now are just one big group project :)) If you can find … Continue reading → The post 6 Financial Tips for College Grads appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 17 2019 @ 9:52 AM
I’m going to be honest, I was getting a little depressed about the whole blog thing through the first three weeks of April.  I had gotten off to a decent start in Jan/Feb, but obviously March was way down from … Continue reading → The post Game of Budgets Blog Update – April 2019 appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 14 2019 @ 3:48 AM
Month 4 of the $100,000 dividend portfolio. If you want to learn more about the strategy, check out my post outlining how I’m taking $100,000 dollars now in order to create a passive dividend stream of $100,000 in 30 years. … Continue reading → The post $100,000 Dividend Portfolio – April 2019 Update appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 10 2019 @ 3:12 PM
We keep knocking down milestones as the market continues to trend up and I got the last of my bonuses and options for 2019.  In total we crossed that $750,000 dollar mark in our investments and if you add our … Continue reading → The post FIRE Journey Update – April 2019 appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 07 2019 @ 3:11 PM
Will my kids still be asking for handouts and living in the basement when they are 30 years old?  I hope not!  First of all we may be in an RV or a tiny home so they literally won’t fit. … Continue reading → The post Will kids be financially independent from their parents by the age of 30? appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: May 03 2019 @ 6:47 AM
Early on in this blog I set a goal of being Financial Independent in 150 weeks. The problem was all I thought about was 150 weeks in the future. I’ve decided to break the journey into 5 week sprints with … Continue reading → The post 5 Week Sprints – Week 40 Update appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Apr 30 2019 @ 8:59 PM
I had a birthday last week and am now within 3 years of hitting that next big milestone of 40 years old.  Just two years ago I thought it would take until at least the age of 45 and needing … Continue reading → The post How to retire at 40 with $1M dollars appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Apr 26 2019 @ 3:04 AM
“The younger you are, the less money you need to have saved before you can “retire” as long as you follow a few simple rules.” – Grant Sabatier in Financial Freedom I’m currently reading through the Financial Freedom book that … Continue reading → The post Is it Easier to Retire at 35 than 65? appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Apr 23 2019 @ 8:16 AM
It’s annual review time at my company.  This means you find out your pay raise, bonus, options, and some general feedback on how you did in the past year.  It also turns to a conversation around your future and what … Continue reading → The post How to have a 5 year plan at work when you plan to leave in 2 years… appeared first on Game of Budgets. ...
Posted: Apr 19 2019 @ 10:40 AM

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