Spooky! I’ll be dressed as Waldo tonight. Last year I counted 13 Waldos at the Halloween shindig I went to, so it ironically won’t be that easy to spot me.
The awesomeness of not being important by Steve, thinksaveretire.com. This is a great, if under-appreciated, goal to achieve in one’s career.
Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal has a long, complicated history by Megan Geuss, arstechnica.com. This has been a really interesting story to follow, both from an engineering point-of-view and a business point-of-view. This story goes into depth over the history of why (probably) Volkswagen did what it did.
Financial Independence: How Long Will It Take? gocurrycracker.com. An interesting look at how tweaking some numbers can make early retirement much more feasible, or at least move that retirement date a little closer. Always run the numbers!
The IRS Tax Code Makes No Sense – What You Should Know About IRA Tax Deduction Phase Outs, genyfinanceguy.com. The tax code is complicated. It’s especially interesting how marriage isn’t the financial benefit it once was, too.
BONUS: What I’m listening to this week:
Photo: I’m in this picture somewhere. Can you find me?