Ahoy, mates! Time to dust of ye olde shelves of Abandoned Cubicle dot com. It has been a while, no? I figured it best to accumulate a few ounces of material worth posting rather than sticking to that boring weekly schedule of old. Since we're really close to our spring break vacation, there are a few tips worth sharing, that might save you some coin too... In a nutshell, we … [Read more...] about Putting it All Together: Cheap Travel!
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It may not be Wednesday, but personally I find waffles a worthy breakfast treat ANY day of the week. Today's post is brought to us by blogging friends from way out west: Waffles on Wednesday! Fetch yourself some of Canadia's finest organic maple syrup, tighten that bathrobe belt, slip on those reading glasses, and enjoy! -------------------- We've discussed real estate a … [Read more...] about Why You Should NEVER Buy a House
Going it alone. It's a familiar thing. We think we know what we're doing until a light bulb goes off. Sadly and so often, that bulb doesn't illuminate until we've failed at X, Y, or Z. That's why having a team of experts to steer you clear of failure is vital when it comes to optimizing and protecting your investments and assets. Surrounding yourself with individuals who have … [Read more...] about You Don’t Need a Financial Planner
Pay Off Your Mortgage in Five Years? For Reals??? Now we've been pretty aggressive with our mortgage pay down since we started making extra payments around this time last year. The goal was to have it paid off fully by January of 2019. BUT... Things inevitably come up. In that post linked above, I shared the reasons why we're hell-bent on paying our mortgage off early. Mainly, … [Read more...] about Pay Off Your Mortgage in Five Years? For Reals???
Zap! Perfect vision. That's what I'd thought would happen. Instead, I'm biding my time for 11 weeks since my PRK (photorefractive keratectomy) laser eye surgery. I had PRK done on me. Immediately after the procedure, I had pretty good vision and could even drive if I had to. Over the course of the past four-plus months since the procedure in late April, my left eye has carried … [Read more...] about PRK Laser Eye Surgery – My Story