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Money in India: Overcoming the Chaos of Demonetization

  Tuk-tuks and shopkeepers passed by the road in front of the outdoor patio of Coffee Temple Café. It was one of our favorite breakfast spots in Varkala, a cliff-top beach village at the southwest

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South India Tour: Our First Impressions (Video)

This is our first time to India and our first month on a South India tour.  We plan to be here for 3 months, perhaps longer. We wanted to share our first impressions during our  travels and the places

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Last months of 2016: Do you have task plans or life plans?

There are only three months to go. There is nothing as stressful as anticipating the last months of the year and all the work needed to be done before the holidays. I’ve been there. Especially when I

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Why Joy and Sorrow Can Co-Exist

We couldn’t wait to get back to Portland this year to attend the World Domination Summit (WDS), our favorite annual event that makes us laugh, cry and leaves us exhilarated to create, build, and love

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Why a $45,000 pay cut was the best decision I ever made

This is my story of how I took a significant pay cut late in my highest income-earning years. Here’s why I did it, how I handled it, and how it was the best decision I ever made. It shocks me how fast

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Lifestyle Redesign: The One Thing That Keeps Us Going – 500 Days In

Today is 500 days into our Lifestyle Redesign. Even 500 days into it, we are still wearing training wheels – learning day by day how to live and work in unfamiliar places, while creating new careers. There

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