Being an engineer, I make data-driven decisions all the time at work and at home. I do apply if-else programming logic or decision tree in my head when there are options (with consequences) that I need to choose. This drives mrsRandom crazy a lot of times since she's more of an artist. Of course being a mortal, I make emotional / impulsive decision as well at times, which … [Read more...] about March 2018 Progress
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
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?
It's not me, it is totally you! After years of bouncing around promo rate between Comcast, Frontier, Xfinity, DirectTV (moving every 2-3 years or so helped), we finally ditched cable/satellite TV for good! One might think, "Geez, they moved every few years just to get TV's promotional rate...". Don't worry, we had better reasons for the move (e.g. real estate capital gain … [Read more...] about Cable TV, I’m breaking up with you