Listen to My Interview with The Voluntary Life

I'm so tickled to have been interviewed by Jake Desyllas for his podcast on The Voluntary Life. It was super fun and inspiring to talk with him about what we're doing out here in the sticks. He focuses on financial freedom, talking with people who have quit the rat race and have found different ways … Continue reading Listen to My Interview with The Voluntary Life

My Ridiculously Minimalist Investment Strategy

My second installment on post-consumer finances is about how we simplified our investing and at the same time got it flowing more efficiently. Through years of dabbling in personal financial research, I came up with my own post-consumer investment strategy. Mind you, I’m no math whiz or money expert, so do your own homework, will … Continue reading My Ridiculously Minimalist Investment Strategy

Why I Switched From a Bank to a Credit Union

I never used to think twice about what bank held my money. Citibank had the closest branch, so it was a no-brainer. The problem with no-brainers is that, by definition, you don't think about something, that sometimes, you really should. I wasn't all that happy with Citibank, as they tended to sneak fees in there … Continue reading Why I Switched From a Bank to a Credit Union