Me vs The Machines

I currently have funds in several sources. Individually owned stocks and ETF’s make up my brokerage account. I also have investments at a Robo Advisor, Betterment, where the machines decide where to put my money. Additionally, the 401K with my current job has some high fee mutual funds, don’t really have much of a choiceContinue reading “Me vs The Machines”

Traveling the World via Google Street View

Its been a few months since I’ve gotten out. Before 2020 my wife an I would generally take one big international trip per year, as well as a few mini trips, where we would take a bus to Portland, Vancouver, or a quick flight to San Francisco or Las Vegas. We would also make timeContinue reading “Traveling the World via Google Street View”

Environmental Sustainability and FIRE

As a FIRE investor using individual stocks as a part of my portfolio, not every company I take a position in is going to end up profitable. Often companies I purchase go nowhere, or just remain in a relativley narow band for a long time. Given my goal of early retirement, I don’t really haveContinue reading “Environmental Sustainability and FIRE”