Author Archives: outtadebt

Spreading The News

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Good morning, I’m spreading the news!  I’ve had the privilege of writing a guest post on ‘Eyes On The Dollar’ talking about some Retirement topics. Please jump here to visit Kim’s blog.

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Another Retirement Calculator

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As a switch up from what you’d expect during the pre-Christmas time, I’m throwing out an Retirement post.   This tools gives a nice overview of expectations for retirement.

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Time for Holiday Planning and the Reason for The Season

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Well it’s that time of year again.  The Traditional Christmas Shopping Season!  Not like when I was a kid when you waited until Santa appeared at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade.  Nope, these days Christmas starts in October… or September… The … Continue reading

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Where did I go?

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Wow, it’s been over a month since my last post. Did I fall off the edge of the planet? Did I lose internet? (did you even notice?)

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Amazon Prime

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I’m all about saving money.  Sometimes you need to spend a little to save a little. One of the bigger things we’ve done is pony up a few dollars for Amazon Prime.  We’ve been members for about 3 years now … Continue reading

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Emergency Funds – Savings or not?

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We’ve been an advocate of the Emergency Fund (aka “Oh Crap Fund”) for years.  It has definitely helped us out on a few occasions.  And it’s not just the immediate need that it satisfies.  Yes, it’s nice to know that … Continue reading

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New Financial Resource Available

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I’ve just added a new spreadsheet to help you (and me) with tracking mutual funds. Check it out on this page.  With this you’ll be able to track what I consider to be some of the more important attributes of … Continue reading

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A Sprint vs a Marathon

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I saw this post today from Retire by 40 and thought “Wow.. a really great way to look at using compounding”.  Ok, actually when I saw the title I thought it was a running training article, which would go better with … Continue reading

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Pay off Mortgage or No?

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One of my goals has been to pay off our Mortgage.  Imagine going into retirement without a monthly mortgage payment hanging over you? But as this story tells, what may look like a good idea on paper, may wind up … Continue reading

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New Goofy Marathon book Published

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I’ve just released a follow up book to my Goofy Marathoner book. It’s only $0.99 on Amazon. I’d appreciate any reads and reviews.  Click on the image to go to the Product Page This book provides my Training Tips and Tricks … Continue reading

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