Your Job Does Not Define You

Your Job Does Not Define You

Two years ago, I had a life altering event. I lost my job. Never having lost a job before, this was devastating. In my mind, the job defined who I was. After working in the computer field for over 25 years as a network administrator,  I was a good one. It was a high...
Spending Your Kid’s Inheritance

Spending Your Kid’s Inheritance

It’s a beautiful summer day in Portland, and there’s not a cloud in the sky. I am a teenager, and my grandfather is visiting us. I love this guy. He taught me how to fish when I was a little boy, and he always has such interesting stories to tell. Today,...
Planning my life to live in another country

Planning my life to live in another country

In the past year I have been planning my life to live in another country, namely Thailand. Why do I want to do this? Here are three exciting reasons. The cost of living is very low. It only costs $1,200 a month for a couple to live comfortably. So low…I will retire at...