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Asia on the cheap: Philippines edition

Welcome to the fifth edition of Asia on the Cheap! After exploring the cooler climes of East Asia, we landed in the Philippines, and got smacked in the face with Southeast Asian humidity as soon as the plane door opened. The Philippines feels unique in the Southeast Asian region. The Spanish ruled for over 300…

By Mindy November 22, 2018 2

How I conduct a monthly financial check-in

Sometimes I wish I could take a time machine back to my twenties. The years when I would fritter away my meager income on cheap wine, cigarettes, plasticky ready meals, and cramped Ryanair flights. The years before I encountered the world of FIRE and personal finance. I had no idea how much I was spending.…

By Mindy October 15, 2018 2