Net Worth- Missing the Obvious

I have been tracking my net worth monthly, thanks to inspiration from J Money at budgetsaresexy.com. I manage to increase my net worth by about $1K-$2K every month, mainly from 401(k) contributions, including company matching. This is a great start, but since I am interested in early retirement, I want to increase this amount significantly. Over […]

Why I Quit My Job Without a Backup

Until seven months ago, I was working for an Innovation Center within a large company as a Computer Engineer. Our team was focused on special projects, which means I got to pick my own research topics, present frequently to high-level executives, and travel internationally to tour cutting-edge research facilities. And I absolutely hated it. On paper, […]

5 Mistakes Keeping You Stuck

Whether you are stuck in a job, a relationship, or a living situation you don’t like, making these five mistakes is keeping you miserable. Learn how to avoid these common pitfalls and take the first step towards changing your life. 1. Talking Down to Yourself I wrote a post targeting this mistake a few weeks ago, but […]