Finance

This Gen Xer Is A Millennial When It Comes To FIRE

Originally posted on http://www.itsakatelife.com on June 19, 2017 It’s amazing to me how quickly the concept of FIRE (financial independence/retire early) has been spreading. This is probably my favorite use of the internet – the sharing of ideas to help people attain financial independence and the tools to follow their dreams. Even more impressive is…… Continue reading This Gen Xer Is A Millennial When It Comes To FIRE

Finance

5 Things I’ve Learned From Personal Finance Bloggers

Originally posted on http://www.itsakatelife.com on April 24, 2017 Although I’ve been blogging for almost 2 years, I’ve been reading personal finance blogs for many years. What I love about this community is that people are so open in regards to how they’ve achieved their goals and what mistakes they’ve made along the way. Most importantly,…… Continue reading 5 Things I’ve Learned From Personal Finance Bloggers

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Forget Retail Therapy – Try This Instead

Originally posted on http://www.itsakatelife.com on April 10, 2017 We’ve all been there: Days where it feels like things aren’t going your way. One negative thought then leads to another and, before you know it, you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up. I know I’ve been there and can relate to how you’re feeling. The “I deserve…… Continue reading Forget Retail Therapy – Try This Instead