In keeping with my New Year's resolutions, I have been trying to read at least one book every 2 weeks. The first book of the year was The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. Gretchen spends a year putting into action different ideas and philosophies with the goal of being a happier person by the end of the … Continue reading Living a Life of Happine$$
Happy 2018 Everyone!! Congratulations on another successful trip around the sun! I hope that you were all able to welcome the new year with joyful celebrations and a renewed outlook on life. We spent the midnight hour fast asleep in Germany prior to catching our early morning flight back home to the Northeastern USA. We … Continue reading Cheers to New Year’s Resolutions!
When I was a kid, money was something that I used for Pokemon cards and Pogs. It meant that if I did enough chores (above my usual chores), I could get a couple of dollars together to get a fresh pack of Pokemon cards. Even then, I was a consumer - trading my time for … Continue reading The Value(s) of Money
We've all made financial mistakes, whether we realize them or not. Many financial bloggers only detail their successes so I wanted to just put it all out there and tell everyone about the times that I truly screwed up financially. And you know what? It's okay. I've learned from the experiences and become better at … Continue reading Whoops! There Goes My Money
Welcome to the FIERbird blog! This blog is for those of us who are sick of the 9-5 and are looking for “something more”. That something more could be the freedom to take a lower paying job that’s more fulfilling, spending more time with family, or travelling the world. Whatever your “something more” may be, … Continue reading Welcome to FIERbird!