I'd have to admit, just like the Space Needle, Seattle's Great Wheel is touristy. Being local, mrsRandom and I passed that spot so many times in our commute. We always ask each other, should we go ride it? Nah, we live here, that one is for tourists. Then one day, mrsRandom surprised me on my birthday and took me and alohaJunior there. It was a sunny and close to sunset. The … [Read more...] about Seattle’s Great Wheel
Archives for March 2018
Here's an easy way to make some extra cash back on grocery and shopping. And here's $10 to get you started (not a scam, I promise it's a nothing-to-lose game). I don't know about you, but shopping (as in going to a mixed-use or grocery store) is not my most favorite things to do in the world. I get bored easily after walking one round. After all, why would Amazon Prime … [Read more...] about Ibotta Review: I made $42 cash back and the app gets easier to use
It was late 2017. I held my 1-day old son in my arm. As a father, I felt tremendous amount of responsibility towards this child. I started to think about his future, how fun would it be to watch him grow, how he would be my ski buddy, how we would drop him off to his first day of kindergarten, elementary, first year of college... wait a minute, college! That would cost an arm … [Read more...] about College Saving: 529 vs. Roth IRA
Can I really retire in my 40's? That's the question that I asked myself. I was sitting by myself on a beach somewhere in Kona, Big Island one year ago. MissRandom was resting in the hotel room (she was pregnant with our first child). We made over $200k annually, so I would think we made good money. But I was aiming to retire at age 55. I started questioning myself why. The … [Read more...] about 40-ish is the new 65?
How does $75 cash back sound to you? And you can get this deal without spending any extra money from your budget. Chase Freedom card runs quarterly 5% cash back promotion. For the period of January to March 2018, you can get 5% cash back on gas station, Apple/Android/Chase pay, cable, internet, and cell phone bill up to $75. This is basically free money if done … [Read more...] about Get $75 cash back from cable, internet, and phone bills