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The Tax Loss Harvesting Charitable Giving Tango

The Tax Loss Harvesting Charitable Giving Tango

When the Market Gives You Lemons, Harvest That Delicious Fruit! When the market is having a bad month and pundits like Jim Cramer are trying to figure out how to “game” the pullback, FIRE bloggers start implementing their own version of gaming the system: tax loss harvesting.  Bloggers like the Mad Fientist and Physician on Fire have written great articles on tax loss harvesting.  The biggest downside to tax loss harvesting is increasing your future capital gains, but I’d like…

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Cuba Cruise and FinCon 2018

Cuba Cruise and FinCon 2018

Ok, I know that I’ve been SUPER negligent in posting on this blog after my first post, which was almost a year ago.  But, I’ll be slowly making up for it.  Before I start a series of posts on my background story, I wanted to tell everyone about my Cuba cruise and FinCon 2018 experience, which inspired me to start working on this blog again! Cruising to Cuba     Meeting the “FI crew” My family’s journey to Cuba started…

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The Journey

The Journey

              We are a family of five on the path to financial independence. We are planning on traveling with our kids 3-6 months a year, worldschooling and seeing the world with them. We have been given the amazing privilege of growing up and living in a developed country and I (Mr. Nomad) have been blessed with a fantastic job that has made it possible to achieve our dreams so quickly (though discipline is definitely…

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