Trapped In Work


Measuring How Much Is Enough

The question of “how much is enough” is of central importance in our financial lives.  In fact I think you could make the argument that it’s the only question to be answered in relation...


The Trapped In Work Mission Statement

During my years in corporate America I came to realize that many people toiling in this world do not fully understand or appreciate the bargain that they have implicitly accepted.  They have traded their...


Log (Day 1): The experiment begins

I thought I’d write a real-time account of Day 1 of the FI experiment.  It’s Tuesday.  A “workday” Tuesday for most. 9:00 am:  I spent the morning at the kids’ swim team practice.  Instead of...