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Caroline and Scott

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Name:
Costa Rica FIRE
Category:
Real Estate
Tags:
Real Estate, Finance, Travel, FIRE, Costa Rica
Start Year:
2018

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Location:
Bronx, New York, United States
Age:
40s
Race:
Unspecified
Gender:
Unspecified
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

If you want to live a more spontaneous, FIRE lifestyle even while you still have a job, then you need to negotiate for more flexibility at work. Companies will give workers more flexibility, especially when the worker fulfills a critical need. If you’re indispensable, you’re more likely to get what you ask for. Indispensability is […] ...
Posted: Jan 20 2019 @ 4:07 PM
If you want to live a more spontaneous, FIRE lifestyle even while you still have a job, then you need to negotiate for more flexibility at work. Companies will give workers more flexibility, especially when the worker fulfills a critical need. If you’re indispensable, you’re more likely to get what you ask for. Indispensability is […] ...
Posted: Jan 20 2019 @ 4:07 PM
If you want to live a more spontaneous, FIRE lifestyle even while you still have a job, then you need to negotiate for more flexibility at work. Companies will give workers more flexibility, especially when the worker fulfills a critical need. If you’re indispensable, you’re more likely to get what you ask for. Indispensability is […] ...
Posted: Jan 20 2019 @ 4:07 PM
We enjoy reading about the characteristics of Costa Rica that make it an attractive location for us to spend time in retirement, including how it has had no military for the last 70 years, and how it is consistently named as a top retirement destination. We also haven’t written much about how eco-friendly and protective […] ...
Posted: Jan 14 2019 @ 1:33 PM
Interested in a blank canvas commercial space for co-working or pop-up shop rentals? How about a small complex of four apartments that could make a boutique AirBNB? A breakfast café or comfort food casual eatery? These are just some of the businesses that came across my radar recently, getting my imagination spinning on brick-and-mortar business […] ...
Posted: Jan 13 2019 @ 1:39 PM
Costa Rica is again on several lists as a top retirement destination: #2 by International Living #5 by Money/Time top 24 by Forbes (Forbes did not rank the 24 places against each other). International Living’s assessment In naming Costa Rica as the #2 retirement destination (behind Panama), International Living cited Costa Rica’s healthcare accessibility, abundance […] ...
Posted: Jan 02 2019 @ 5:21 PM
Like others that keep a spending diary or a food diary, I keep a time diary. I have kept a time diary for over 20 years! I started doing it because I was working in the professional services field where you had to track your time to bill your clients. You also had to calculate […] ...
Posted: Dec 27 2018 @ 11:18 PM
I recently caught up with a friend who left his job in the spring and has been traveling for almost six months, including to Tamarindo, Costa Rica for surfing camp! His expertise is in eCommerce, so his skills and experience would match perfectly with a digital nomad career that blends travel and work. Yet, he […] ...
Posted: Dec 24 2018 @ 4:52 PM
The 2018 edition of the Miss Universe competition was held this past weekend. While my wife and I didn’t watch it, I did see in one of my newsfeeds that Miss Philippines was the winner. Given that Caroline’s heritage is the Philippines and we love travelling there, I of course mentioned it to her, and […] ...
Posted: Dec 20 2018 @ 12:57 PM
I juggle a lot of different projects – writing, teaching, consulting, speaking — but the one thing they all have in common is being advice-related. Earlier this year, I did a talk on work/life balance in Philadelphia, and an attendee asked for advice on what to do about perfectionism. I also get questions on what […] ...
Posted: Dec 15 2018 @ 6:30 PM

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