Thoughts on Turkey Day, Black Friday, & Cyber Monday

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday coming (very) soon, I thought I’d offer some solace. I mean that in the sense that it’s OK to think these are crazy days, not participate in them, and continue to live life as you always have without even thinking twice about them.

That’s how I handle them at least.

We all know it’s one huge marketing gimmick to get us to buy more shit we don’t need. Plus, did you know a lot of companies aren’t even providing you with the same quality or latest products during these “sales”?

Absurd.

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Spend Less, Live More – The Mantra of Financial Independence

Spend less. Live more.

Four simple words that hold so much meaning. Each a respective philosophy on their own, but also happen to complement each other perfectly.

In a society of over consumption and people drowning in debt, sometimes it’s nice to take a step back and look at reality from a sane standpoint. Part of curating your own life is the ability to self-reflect, become aware of the bullshit around you, and take action in a positive direction that’ll benefit you for many years to come.

We’ve been living a version of this Mantra now for the last few years. Lately, we feel like we’ve got it more nailed now than ever, even though we admit that we’re still learning a lot. We want to share with you what we’ve learned so far and how you can apply this Mantra to your life.

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