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My 5 Year Plan to Grow Our Passive Income

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Earlier this week, I had an interview with Eric at the Personal Profitability Podcast. One great question that came up was how I plan to grow our passive income so Mrs. RB40 can retire by 2020. We are living a modest and comfortable lifestyle right now, but we are still dependent on Mrs. RB40’s job. If [...]

Why Should I Save for College If Loans Will Be Forgiven?

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One of my missions in life is to help our son graduate from college with as little debt as possible. My parents paid for my college education and I was able to start saving and investing right out of school. If I had a large student loan debt hanging over my head, I’m sure I wouldn’t [...]

Is Contentment The Enemy of Progress?

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Is contentment the enemy of progress? That’s what I’ve been asking myself lately. Life has been really good over the past few years but I feel myself starting to stagnate. This is a huge contrast to 5 years ago when I first started this blog. I was unsatisfied with my career and I was doing [...]

5 Years Blog Anniversary

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I can’t believe it’s been 5 years since I started blogging! It was tough to juggle full time work, a baby, and a blog over the first two years. However, the last 3 years really flew by since I left my job. Wow, what can I say? English was one of my weaker subjects in [...]