Why Aren’t You Living in a Trailer?


Calling all millennials. Calling all millennials. Why aren’t you living in trailer parks? I know this is a rather bizarre question to direct towards our beloved millennials, but hear me out. I did a quick Craigslist search of cheap rentals in my area, and, by far, the cheapest options were trailers. Pictured below is one … [Read more…]

I’m Engaged to be Retired!


Can I get a woo hoo?  I’m engaged to be retired! As many of you know, Mr. Groovy and I plan to retire in October. I had no intention of giving notice until we were closer to the finish line, but last week I spilled the beans—and I feel so relieved! I was toying with … [Read more…]

Geoarbitrage and Financial Independence


A few months ago I reached out to Joshua Sheats and suggested that my idea of a Junior IRA (JIRA) might be a good topic for his podcast, Radical Personal Finance. To my utter shock, Joshua agreed to have me on his show. You can listen to it here if you like. Now, the interesting thing … [Read more…]