Eff You Money Blog

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2,000 miles on an E-bike

Well, it’s that time again.  I just hit my next 1000 miles traveled on the same electric bike…putting me up right up to 2,000 miles.  The last time I posted about getting to 1000 miles...

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The Slip Ups

I’m not entirely sure how it happened, but I slipped up.  I’ve been buying things.  Ohhhhhhh I’ve been buying things. I just kept justifying the purchases in my head.  For example, I wanted a...

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Everybody’s FI path is a different one

Maybe it’s the engineer in me who, before, mentally decided that there must only be one way to financial independence…and that way was paved by the musings of Mr. Money Mustache, riding his bike...

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My passive income approach

There’s only so much that a person can cut out of their expenses before it starts to get a little ridiculous. Over the course of a year, I’ve cut out a ton of stuff.  I’ve...

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Don’t listen to the money naysayers

When I was a kid, we would often go to Hodges Lodges…which we affectionately renamed to “Hodges Garages” due to the lack of upkeep around the places.  It was a small plot by a...

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I’m not always frugal

So last week sometime, I was headed to Wegmans while my trusty Nexus 5 was charging up in the seat next to me.  I noticed a faint burning smell, but attributed it to the...