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by lordmetroid
Wed Jul 06, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Lifestyle Questions
Topic: Unahpopy in whatever I do
Replies: 11
Views: 2675

Unahpopy in whatever I do

When I am employed I feel miserable. My life is grinded away occupied at work for 8 hours a day and several hours in addition to that getting ready and going from and to work. Not only that, my life is totally controlled by an employement, it decided when I shall eat and when I shall sleep, when I s...
by lordmetroid
Fri Apr 01, 2016 2:30 am
Forum: Lifestyle Questions
Topic: Mini-retirements vs ERE?
Replies: 104
Views: 21682

Re: Mini-retirements vs ERE?

Lordmetroid you have been off for a while. Sounds like you are really enjoying it. I dont quite understand the original purpose of your mini retirement though. I am curious as to what it was? I am not having a mini-retirement on purpose, I got laid off as the whole development department was to be ...
by lordmetroid
Thu Mar 31, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Lifestyle Questions
Topic: Mini-retirements vs ERE?
Replies: 104
Views: 21682

Re: Mini-retirements vs ERE?

Three more people I know just died this weekend. One was hit by a stoned driver that veered into the opposite lane. The other two died due to illness at the hospital. One of the guys, in his 30s, about the same age as me. Suffered meningitis. I am still far away from financial independence, still on...
by lordmetroid
Wed Nov 04, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: Lifestyle Questions
Topic: Mini-retirements vs ERE?
Replies: 104
Views: 21682

Mini-retirements vs ERE?

Since I hate taking orders and working for the man, having my entire life scheduled around my boss' needs I want to quit that lifestyle as soon as possible. I bumped into the concept of Extreme Early retirement last year so I started to save about 50% and according to Tyler9000 's FIRE-time calculat...
by lordmetroid
Sun Apr 26, 2015 3:53 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Sweden
Replies: 3
Views: 1560

Hello from Sweden

Hello all, I got my first real job four years ago at the age of 28 as a production artist for a friend's company. Before that I had enjoyed life as unemployed or a student with some stray summer jobs. I have never liked the idea of a regular job, and ever since I started working full time I have loa...