180 In Depth – Part 1

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Welcome back! The last few posts here discussed our Financial 180 at a high level, but today I want to discuss some of the nitty gritty details. Let’s dive into this graph of our net income: The green portion of the graph shows our annual income, and the red portion our expenses, for the years … Continue reading 180 In Depth – Part 1

Our Financial 180

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In 2007, I graduated college with a degree in computer engineering, took a job with a fortune 500 company, and bought a brand new house. For the first time in my entire life, I felt like an adult. With this new paycheck coming in every two weeks, I could have anything I wanted. And as … Continue reading Our Financial 180

A New Beginning

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Hey there, I’m Joel! A few years ago a simple question changed my life: “How many years do you want to work?” I thought I knew the answer. Most people retire in their 60s and 70s, while some people work really hard and finish in their late 50s. Anyone who retires earlier than that either … Continue reading A New Beginning