POST Later2FIRE Deb Jacobs is among the growing number of people discovering FIRE After 50. In fact, her website is called FIAfter50. Her goal is to help others who are Later2FIRE find their way. Deb grew up during a time of Cinderella expectations. She believed she would marry Prince Charming who would provide for her.
PODCAST LATER2FIRE Show Notes Amy Blacklock is involved in 3 websites: LifeZemplified – her journey WomenWhoMoney – help to improve financial literacy for women Women’s Money Talk – geared to women over 45 We met Amy Blacklock at FinCon 2019 She was featured in a CNBC.com article: These Late Savers Are On Track to
POST As year end approaches, it’s time to review accomplishments and opportunities to improve the content we produce – blog posts, podcasts, newsletters and videos. Our goal is to make FIREwalkers a valuable source of information and inspiration. For more about FIREwalkers, check out our FAQs. Before diving in, I want to take a moment
PODCAST Show Notes Our guest is Matt who talks about having a fixed vs growth mindset Matt started his blog Method to Your Money in Oct 2017 His wife challenged him to learn more about finance His blog tag line is methods and mindsets to inspire your finances Given how much information is available on finances, Matt
POST Later2FIRE Members of the FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) community have one overarching goal – to achieve Financial Independence (FI). While most members are in their 20’s, 30’s and 40’s, there is growing interest in FIRE from people in their 50’s and 60’s. They see potential in applying practices that enable younger people to
POST LATER2FIRE Everyone knows they need to save for retirement, but most people, regardless of age, fall behind. When asked why, they cite circumstances such as high housing and healthcare costs, having to support family, and not having enough income. However, there’s another, perhaps overarching reason: having a fixed money mindset. Fixed Money Mindset Many