Don’t fret about funding your dream. Live it.

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When my wife and I embarked on our nomad journey, we had the goal of funding our lifestyle through passive income. We wanted a future-proof, low maintenance strategy we could manage remotely. We chose cryptocurrency mining.

It did not end well.

My wife had been mining as a hobby since the early two thousands. She slowly scaled up from a tiny USB miner to a…