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I’m ready to be done with this job hunt. I’m sure you’re ready to be done reading about it. My housing dilemma was wrapped up in the job hunt as I thought that would be an easy out. New job, new place. That didn’t work. The job hunt has left such an ugly stain on …

Announcing My 2020 Budget Projections

Hello there, Since landing my latest job, I’ve been poring over my budget spreadsheet. Trying to see if I could get any closer to early retirement. Unfortunately, the needle hasn’t tipped the scale much. In 2018, I grossed $98,500 at call center #1 with overtime pay and a bonus. At my new call center, I’m …

Dec 9, 2019: 2 Months At New Job, Still Terrible

So it’s been two months at my new job. I’ve been taking calls for three weeks now maybe. It was so busy that I hated life. Today is not so bad. So it’s not all bad. But it was mostly bad. Of course, we have to say thanks for the things we take for granted: …