Short answer: Maybe. Read on for the longer answer. For years I tried to avoid paying the "cable box rental fee." Why? It makes no sense. For years we could plug a coaxial into our TVs and get cable television. The technology worked and we liked it!. Now my cable company (Cox) requires me to rent a small box to do what we did before. It's very cheap at just a couple dollars a month. We're lucky in that in that we can use that … [Read More...]
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Before we get started, can someone tell me what constitutes a holiday? My calendar reads that yesterday was President's Day. My son's school was closed on Friday (and yesterday). However, trash pick-up was on its normal schedule, to the surprise of 90% of my street. Later, I saw mail trucks driving down my dead-end street, but not dropping off mail at each house (maybe one of those Sunday Amazon deliveries.) Enough with life keeping me on … [Read More...]
I never thought I'd write that title. If Vegas took odds on bloggers' titles... they wouldn't on this one. But here we are. When I started this blog back in 2006, I wrote about my plan for passive income and setting goals to pay for my necessary expenses. Another example of a post back then is this article. (The comments on that post are amazing to read. It's weird to read your thoughts 10 years ago.) Early on, I made the transition … [Read More...]