Beachfront property on a remote island away from the hustle and bustle of society is a dream for many. At first, sipping cocktails and watching sunsets every day can seem like paradise, but is there a darker side that we are all missing? Before you put down a deposit on the island home of your… Read More »Pros and Cons of Living on an Island in the Middle of Nowhere
Americans tend to overspend. As a consequence, many have to work extra hours or waste their hard-earned money servicing credit cards. A new school of thought, known as the FIRE movement, aims to help folks skip debt entirely and retire early using common sense and basic math. What Is the FIRE Movement? The “Financial Independence,… Read More »What Is the FIRE Movement?
In April, the U.S. News and World Report released its list of the 2019 Best Places to Live in the United States. Based on the factors of job prospects, affordability, and quality of life, Austin, Texas, took the number one spot. Meanwhile, Northeastern cities are declining in popularity for a myriad of reasons. South, West,… Read More »Austin, Texas Is the Number One Place to Live in the United States