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Daily Cup of FIRE
General Finance
FIRE, Financial Independence, Balanced Life, Daily Grind
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Minnesota, United States
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DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
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If you haven’t noticed it yet, you’ll probably start to see it more in blogs now that I point it out, personal finance is personal. There is no doubt about it. Your finances today are different than mine. Hell, my finances today compared to last year are different. There are certain principles in the FIRE […] ...
Posted: Nov 07 2018 @ 12:45 AM
I listened to Mad Fientist’s podcast with James Clear last night. There were plenty of great tidbits on habits and practicing with a purpose, I recommend listening to it. The point I really connected with was changing your mindset to the starting line instead of the finish line when shooting for a goal. James shared […] ...
Posted: Oct 28 2018 @ 1:28 PM
Not too many people may think about alcohol when they think of financial independence. Sure, it’s easy to relate spending on alcohol as a hindrance to reaching FI. But I think there is an interesting correlation between the two. I may be narrow casting to a smaller audience, but I have gone through many nights […] ...
Posted: Oct 23 2018 @ 11:40 PM
Back when I had cable, I enjoyed watching survival shows. The idea of finding yourself lost in the middle of the woods with no cell reception or known direction to civilization intrigued me. The goal was always to get out but the journey was the exciting part. All of the decisions along the way were […] ...
Posted: Oct 19 2018 @ 12:18 AM
A week ago, I was out in my neighborhood walking my dog at night. I live near a large park, so I see wild life from time to time. This night I walked past two garbage cans that were knocked over with trash drag about. I looked up and sure enough there was a black […] ...
Posted: Oct 07 2018 @ 12:17 AM
Starting this blog has taken an enormous amount of effort. Not in the sense that there was a ton of stuff to do or highly difficult tasks to complete. But to get my butt off the couch and start it. The initial effort to put in motion the series of events to get this post […] ...
Posted: Oct 01 2018 @ 11:35 PM


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