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Financial independence and me

Financial independence and me

In essence, the name of this blog is my goal. To be tortoise happy. To me, it makes perfect sense… but then, I have spent several hours trying to create a blog name that would inspire me to reach financial independence. Allow me to explain… I recently found a notebook of scribbles I used to write in when we first bought our house. Its full of things we wanted to do with the house, places we wanted to experience, and…

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Slow and steady wins the race

Slow and steady wins the race

I said in my first post that starting a blog is something I’ve wanted to do for a while. On numerous occasions, I’ve been captivated by the prospect of new challenges that I convince myself are the answer to financial independence. Beyond the initial excitement of my hare brained ideas, nothing further happens, and I’ve realised that slow and steady wins the race. When I bought a house with my now-husband, our aim was to become mortgage free. But after…

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