FIRE

Articles about Financial Independence / Retire Early (FIRE), budgeting, and more!

Tightwad Gamer’s Favorite Resources

The purpose of this site is to help you play more and pay less. Additionally, if financial independence is something ...
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A New Decade of Aspirations.

Financial Independence, Minimalism, and Gaming in the 2020’s. It's one of my rare Saturdays off. I’m waiting to see the ...
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Pursuing Financial Independence as a Gamer.

The Intersection between Hobbies and Financial Freedom. One of the biggest goals my wife and I have is to be ...
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Pokemon Paid For Our Couch.

Buy Cards. Sell Cards. Acquire Comfortable Furniture. When I first saw SÖDERHAMN, it was love at first sight. We had ...
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Sizzling Summer Special – Traveling Tightwad

Summer Travels? Check out an arcade! Hey Everyone! I must apologize for the lapse in content over the past months ...
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Enjoy Star Wars Destiny (or any CCG) on a Budget

A not so long time ago, in a local game story nearby... Jumping into a Customizable Card Game can be ...
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The Do-It-Yourself Solution for Storing and Displaying Video Games.

Storage and display should not cost a fortune. You've spent hard-earned money on games. Now how will you go about ...
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Spend $0 of Your Money on Gaming

Embrace the Flip, Master the Trade. (Updated April 4, 2020) Hobbies are expensive. Rather, they can be. What do you ...
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Skip Release Day!

Delay the urge for instant gratification, and spare your wallet. On this site, we offer you some pretty common sense ...
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Tightwad Gamer’s Introductory Guide to Budgeting

Every gamer needs a budget. Every wise gamer lives by one. As gamers, we often excel at stockpiling in-game currency ...
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