By BusyMom on Countdown to Tranquility
Mine doesn’t! Not completely, any way.
If you and your spouse cannot agree on something, that is a great thing! It is your chance to iron out deficiencies in (maybe even your) understanding, and raise concerns.
Let’s go back in time. December 2015. My office had shutdown for the holidays, and BusyDad was at work. Browsing aimlessly, I stumbled upon the site that changed my life. Mr Money Mustache’s blog. Until then, I had this vague idea that we are saving more than half of what we get – so we should be able to live for at least as many years as we worked. Not good news – Especially considering that we had just saved for 2 years by then.
I really took advantage of the ten day break – I binge read most of that blog. I would talk to BusyDad every evening about it, and he would tell me the same thing. No one really knows anything when they are talking about the stock market. Just because it behaved in a certain way for so long doesn’t mean that it is going to continue. Blah blah blah…Read More