VIDEO LATER2FIRE In this video I present the 2 most common definitions of financial independence, how to use the 25X rule to calculate how much you need to achieve FI and how to go about planning for FI.
VIDEO LATER2FIRE In this video I show that a 10% decrease in spending is more impactful than a 10% increase in income to achieve FI.
POST Growing up I heard horror stories about the 1929 stock market crash. Devastated traders jumping from windows and fortunes lost overnight. However I felt safe due to the distance that time creates. Surely something that terrible couldn’t happen again? Boy was I naïve. Fast forward to today where we are in the midst of
FW 008 The Power of Tiny Habits and Coaching with Joe Casey How Tiny Habits and Coaching Make Retirement and Life Better
PODCAST Show Notes Joe Casey, founder of the Retirement Wisdom blog and podcast, talks about tiny habits and coaching. He worked in HR for 26 years for the same company. He took early retirement to pursue a new career as an executive coach. Retirement Wisdom has 6 retirement coaches who help people with the non-financial
POST LATER2FIRE Becky Heptig from StartedAt50 is among the growing number of people discovering FIRE After Fifty. Her message to people Later2FIRE is it’s never too late. Soon after Becky walked on stage to receive her college diploma, she walked down the aisle to marry her college fiancé Stephen. Married life got off to a
FW 007 The Dragons on FIRE FIRE Provides a framework for The Dragons on FIRE to talk about money and retirement
PODCAST Show Notes We met The Dragons on FIRE at FinCon 2019 in Washington DC. Their website is The Dragons on FIRE. Both were born in the year of the dragon. Before FIRE, they hadn’t done a lot of retirement planning. Never considered early retirement. In 2017 Dragon Gal began to experience job fatigue with
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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