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by Cody-FIRE2025
Fri Jan 21, 2022 11:42 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What are you listening to now?
Replies: 30
Views: 159

by Cody-FIRE2025
Fri Jan 21, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Budgeting & Cost-Cutting
Topic: Costco & Sam's Club: worth it?
Replies: 2
Views: 3

Costco & Sam's Club: worth it?

Happy new year everyone. The fam and I have been borrowing a friend's Costco card. We have seen some obvious savings so far, but we don't want to get all wrapped up only to disregard the possible downsides: Membership costs Opportunity costs (going to a new place a bit further from our house) Opport...
by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 20, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Digital Coupons
Topic: Share your favorite coupon / deal blogs
Replies: 1
Views: 99

Here is another one: https://www.bradsdeals.com/

by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 20, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate & Other Private Equity
Topic: What RIETS do you hold?
Replies: 4
Views: 41

Thank you all

by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 20, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Wins, Struggles, & Inspiration
Topic: I QUIT 2 Addictions, Saving $500 Monthly
Replies: 3
Views: 36

Congratulations. I hope this will help you get closer to your goal, I trust if you can stick with it you will benefit even more than $500 a month There is opportunity cost to be considered. There are many additional purchases and time-wasting activities associated with addiction. I used to drink a l...
by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: General Savings & Investment Talk
Topic: Lets be real are we even saving in 2021-22?
Replies: 1
Views: 25

I hear you. I have been running lite on cash recently too. But really how much cash do we have on hand? 10 thousand? We aren't loosing that much value. It's a tough decision

by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate & Other Private Equity
Topic: What RIETS do you hold?
Replies: 4
Views: 41

VICI was great for those who bought in during the pandemic. I'll pretend I was that guy. I actually held before, nearly sold as a loss, told myself not to, and now I'm back at about even. Lol! I think VICI is cool because it seem uncorrelated with most REITS.     Thank you for confirming that vici ...
by Cody-FIRE2025
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Income
Topic: Scrapping?
Replies: 2
Views: 24

Anyone else scrap here? My daily drive is an f150. I get off work at 5 or 6am prefect time to circle the streets for metal that would otherwise get thrown away. Due to commodity prices, my part-time scrapping accounted for 50% of my income this year.       Have you thought about health consequences...
by Cody-FIRE2025
Sat Dec 11, 2021 2:50 pm
Forum: Wins, Struggles, & Inspiration
Topic: Coping with inflation of staple goods prices
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Coping with inflation of staple goods prices

What is everyone doing to cope with your rising grocery bill? For the first time, my family are using coupons, shopping at all stores in the community to find the best prices, and other more careful ways of getting the best price. Our monthly grocery bill is still nearly 50% higher than it was this ...
by Cody-FIRE2025
Sat Dec 11, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What are you listening to now?
Replies: 30
Views: 159