Refreshed Living


The Problem With “Choose A Job You Love And You Will Never Work A Day In Your Life”

There are a lot of reasons why loving a job isn’t enough to make it not be work.

Why your desk job is so damn exhausting

The greatest mystery of my adult life: How can I spend all day typing at a computer and go home feeling exhausted?

Corporate Job to Traveling Freelancer

Nick True shares how he went from working at a corporate job to becoming a traveling freelancer.

Why I Quit My $200k Job and Moved to Nashville

Lee Huffman shares why he quit his $200k job and moved to Nashville.

Don’t save all that retirement fun for the end – plan a mini-retirement!

Here’s why the mini-retirement may be an excellent alternative to traditional retirement or even early retirement.

100 Days Into Early Retirement – Hello From the Other Side

One family shares their experiences during their first 100 days of early retirement.

The Joy of Living Within Your Means

“For those who have the choice, I don’t think you’ll ever regret spending less than you make.”

Thoughts on the State of the Stock Market

Jonathan Clements shares his thoughts on the current state of the stock market.

Retiring to Spain

How one couple used data from Numbeo to make the decision to retire to Spain.

How This Couple Made $11,280 in One Month From Flipping Flea Market Items

Here’s how one couple earned $11,280 in a single month from flipping items.

A Lost Decade of Dollar Cost Averaging

Sometimes it pays to diversify across asset classes and investment strategies.

How We Make Money and Travel

How one couple makes a living on the road.

Quitting My Miserable Day Job to Build and Grow a Profitable Business

The story of how Davis Baer was able to quit his day job and co-found the company “OneUp”

Lessons from One Year of Nomadic Passive Income

It’s now been almost exactly a year since my last real job ended and I started working for myself…

Don’t Sweat the Latte or Avocado Toast – Focus on the Big Three

For most Americans, about two-thirds of their total spending is on three categories.

Comparing the Wealth of U.S. Geographic Regions Over Time

This visual shows the wage gap between different U.S. regions since 1930.