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Changing Careers and Choosing a 60% Pay Cut

Story-time – Deciding to Take a Job with a Large Pay Cut (Written by Mr. Kiwi) It’s difficult for me to talk about my career and future without launching into my whole life story. It feels like maybe if I explain the whole thing maybe you’ll be able to help give me advice or at […]

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Deconstructed Black Friday Traditions

Black Friday shopping traditions using 20 years of experience. The best stories, tips and tricks for black friday shopping

I remember going Black Friday shopping with my parents as a kid. It was the tradition. We’d go have family Thanksgiving dinner. Then, after we were done eating, it was time for cards (cribbage or euchre) and reading through all of the sales ads. Everyone had their own notepad and we’d sit in sort of […]

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It Ain’t Easy Being Green

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(This is the first post on the blog written by Mr. Kiwi, enjoy!)   Remember Oscar the Grouch?     Well, I really liked Oscar the Grouch. I wanted to grow up to be a garbageman (I was three at the time. It seemed like a promising career option and came with unrestricted access to […]

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