Every day, like most people, I absorb information. Most simply informs me or reconfirms a belief I hold (aka confirmation bias). But sometimes it changes a belief or creates a new one. Being open to change, the hallmark of a growth mindset, is essential for continuous self-improvement. So every now and then I stop and
PODCAST LATER2FIRE Show Notes We’re making a subtle change to the meaning of the FIRE acronym from Financial Independence Retire Early to Financial Independence Retire Earlier. This change acknowledges that people who start later can’t retire “early” but they can retire earlier than they think they can. It’s never too late to be later to
FW 011 It’s Not Too Late To Pursue FI and Retire Earlier Reasons to Pursue Later2FIRE Regardless of Age
PODCAST LATER2FIRE Show Notes Re-branding the show to Later2FIRE. The target audience is an underrepresented niche of people who are older and can benefit from following the principles and practices of FIRE. We’re inspired to make this change by Ramit Sethi , author of I Will Teach You to Be Rich, who was a keynote
Wile E. Coyote and Financial Independence Lessons learned from Wile E. Coyote's Pursuit of the Roadrunner
Our house has a large wash behind it. There are a lot of critters who call it home including roadrunners and coyotes. It’s kind of like the real-life version of the cartoon without the bombs and falling anvils. I love roadrunners but when it comes to the pursuit of Financial Independence (FI) the coyote has
PODCAST LATER2FIRE Show Notes Learn how joining the FIRE movement helped Kathy Lee, Baby Boomer Super Saver, get out of debt and catch up her retirement savings. Kathy (founder of Baby Boomer Super Saver) and her husband fell behind in their retirement savings because they prioritized spending to enjoy life. They never got around to
POST Ki-taek: You know what kind of plan never fails? No plan at all. No plan. You know why? If you make a plan, life never works out that way. Look around us, did these people think ‘Let’s all spend the night in a gym?’ But look now, everyone’s sleeping on the floor, us
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The Path to FI
One of the reasons people choose not to do something is because “it’s too complicated”. Well one of the good things about FIRE is that it is not too complicated. In fact, it is very straight forward.
Later 2 FIRE
We believe that the principles and strategies employed by the FIRE community offer inspiration, motivation and a way forward for Gen Xers and Baby Boomers who are behind in saving for retirement