Monthly Archive:: April 2015

If you have more than a million dollars, you can probably retire already

One question I asked myself often before opening this blog and looking deeper into the ways to retire early, was “how much money do I need to retire”. The answer of course depends on everyone’s goals and

Frugality: when your friends and family just don’t get it

My wife and myself are full steam on our frugal goals this year. We pay a lot more attention to what we spend than we ever did. As predicted by the infamous Mr. Money mustache, this is

Cheap internet service in Seattle: my latest step to optimize performance and frugality

If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you probably know that I recently moved from Japan to the US, precisely, to Seattle. Internet service in Japan are dirt cheap for an insane service. My family

Saving an additional $100 a year: the end of my Netflix subscription

I’ve been trying to cut expenses for my family this year, with the goal to live on less, and retire earlier. Recently I cancelled my Netflix subscription. I’m a huge fan of TV shows and movies. This