Q&A about Wyoming Geo-Arbitrage with Kim from TheFrugalEngineers

The faithful reader of this blog will remember that I’m a fan of the outdoors. Wyoming, the least populated state in the country, has recently won over my heart for its beauty (at least in the summer time).   (Grand Teton, Vedauwoo, Wind River Range, Yellowstone)   A couple of months ago I learned of … Read more Q&A about Wyoming Geo-Arbitrage with Kim from TheFrugalEngineers

An Audit of BoA Credit Card Reward Efficiency (2019 Q3)

Purpose of this Post The third quarter of 2019 is days away from ending, thus resetting the $2.5k/quarter BoA Cash Rewards limits. As a reminder, if the $2.5k/quarter spending limit is exceeded, the normal rewards of 3% (category of your choice) or 2% groceries/wholesale are degraded to 1% for all subsequent spending. If you have … Read more An Audit of BoA Credit Card Reward Efficiency (2019 Q3)

Financial Update – Aug 2019

Another month, another update. A few random comments. Good Reads/Listens/Watches MyMoneyBlog on safe withdrawal rates & mortality (link). Seeing that grey “you’re dead” portion of the engaging data plots is pretty startling. GoCurryCracker posted about this some time ago (link). A Reddit user reports that Fidelity has streamlined (i.e. automated) the mega-backdoor Roth (link). This … Read more Financial Update – Aug 2019