It is important to understand that FI is not about retirement, though it can be. FI is reaching a point where you do not necessarily have to work to earn income to live. It is a form of freedom. But a freedom from what? What good is freedom without a reason for living? We all need a WHY to guide us on our journey.
Here is the thing. When I started this blog, it was and still is a work of passion. But the mistake I made was that I let my emotions and feelings in the moment drive my content. Instead, I should be thinking about sharing what I’ve learned and share it with you to help you along your own path to financial independence.
Lately, I’ve been contemplating the principles behind personal finance. In my search into all things FIRE, something occurred to me. The key principles to reaching financial independence can apply to your everyday life. Specifically, the concept of investing and the… Continue Reading →
For many, the idea of financial independence is something that happens when you’re entering into retirement and is an abstract and far-off concept. Knowing how much money you need to be financially independent can be an intimidating process. How do… Continue Reading →
When starting off on my journey to financial independence (FI), I had no idea where to start. I felt overwhelmed and had no real direction. I knew I had to take control of my financial life, and take better care… Continue Reading →