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Why My Blog Is A Hobby - Not A Business - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

I’ve been blogging for most of a year and have written well over 100 blog posts, and I have no plans to quit any time soon. However, I also have no …

Blogging

The Top Ten Free Things To Do On The Big Island Of Hawaii - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

Since we’re getting ready to get on an airplane and go on our next big trip soon, I thought it was past time to finally recap our favorite parts of …

Dear Savers, Don’t Forget the Present

In our efforts and sacrifices to FIRE, we often forget a very important message: to also live for now sooner rather than later. As we adjust our …

The True Cost Of Saying Yes - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

Last month, I accepted a four year volunteer term for one of my City’s commissions, which means that I now have an evening commitment twice a month, …

A Financial Planner Interviewed 233 Rich People About Their Habits. Here's What You Can Learn

It turns out the wealthy really do think different.<p>Do rich people think differently from everyone else? It turns out the answer is yes. But the good news is that anyone can learn their mental habits. If you do, it will be good for your bank account and your career. You may even wind up wealthy …

Here’s how much you need to save each month to be a millionaire in 10 years

Becoming a millionaire isn't the challenge it once was. In fact, you may already be on track to reach seven figures by age 67.<p>But what if you want to …

Personal Finance

Monthly Financial Update - April 2018 - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

April was a crazy busy month. Mostly in a good way, but still extremely busy. I started my public service board commission for our city, sent some …

My Podcast Debuts (FIRE Drill and Countdown To FI) - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

This week, I’m on a couple of podcasts for the very first time, so instead of a separate post today, I’d love for you to head on over to give them a …

A Perfect 24 Hours in Melbourne, Australia

Be mindful that the word street is in street art for a reason. You might encounter some denizens of the street on this tour. Nothing unsafe will …

Stroll among a sea of colours: Tulip Festival near Vancouver

Spring has arrived in Vancouver! The days are getting longer, the bears are waking up and the city is transforming into a colourful palette of pinks …

How to Make the Most Out of Twenty-Four Hours in Milan, Italy

Only Twenty-Four Hours in Milan, Italy? No problem because I’ve got an Epic Itinerary for You!<p>Twenty-Four hours in Milan Italy sounds like a total …

We Cut Our Grocery Budget By 63% And Eat Better Than Ever - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

My husband and I like good, quality food. We love to support local businesses and buy sustainably as much as possible. We sort of figured that choice …

Meet The Women Of The Financial Independence Movement - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

I love reading other financial blogs, and like most everyone else here, I initially stumbled upon the idea of financial independence through a couple …

Personal Finance

A Relaxing Birthday Weekend On Orcas Island - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

It was my husband’s turn to ring in his 30s over the weekend, and so we decided to head out of town to celebrate. While it may seem a little counter …

When You Actually Have To Use Your Emergency Fund - Tread Lightly, Retire Early

Ever since I first started working, I’ve always kept some amount of savings in my bank account out of a sheer desire to never spend more than I made. …

Personal Finance

Win up to $850 With the #ImSavingForSweepstakes!

Whether you’re saving for a new car, to buy a house, to start a business, to become debt free, for retirement, or for anything else, you could almost …

Personal Finance

13 Days of Minimalish Decluttering - Kiwi & Keweenaw

<i>This post may contain affiliate links, please see my disclosures for more information.</i><p>I set off on my minimalish decluttering challenge and almost …

Minimalism

Free 3 Week Financial Independence and Personal Finance Course

I created this because it doesn’t exist for free on the internet. Financial independence and personal finance knowledge should be freely available to …

Personal Finance

9 Ways to Relive the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City

The last time the US hosted the Winter Olympics was in 2002. Here are nine ways to relive the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.As luck would have …

Oahu, Hawaii | Activities for the entire family.

<i>We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post.</i><p>A trip to Hawaii had always been my dream vacation. I am so grateful and …

Beaches

Traditional Croatian Foods to try Now - A Foodie's Guide

Food

30 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Iceland

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Wake-up Call

Will Galapagos Vacation Lead AL Family to Serial Killer?

Posted on January 12, 2018February 1, 2018<p>Share<p>Pin<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>A weather-worn wooden barrel rests in the sand some 600 miles off the coast of South …

Let the World Be Your Classroom! Discover Project World School

<i>Totally Teen Travel may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post/page at no extra cost to you. Thank you for your support!</i><p>Are …

The One Thing That Keeps Most People From Taking That Dream Trip - Traveling Outside-the-Box

Most people plan for travel like they trace a map, moving from point A to point B, instead of engineering a blueprint for a machine made up of moving …

Travel with Love

The Maha Panch Trip<p>It's 2018 ! A brand new year to make brand new memories to dwell on. And for those who need some travel therapy this winter this …

Small business from zero, Venezuelan food truck in Helsinki

Introduction<p>He came to Finland from another side of the globe with 4k Eur in his pocket and ended up starting a successful small business. This post …

Selling

Trip to Digha – Beach destination near Kolkata

It is New Year time and many of you would have partied in Goa. But for many of the others, the Goa plan just doesn’t seem to work out. For all you …