Things we Recommend — Playing With FIRE
The couple has used frugal living, real estate investing and their online business to set themselves on a path to achieving financial independence by 2021. rich & Regular. Mad FIentist. Brandon’s podcast was and remains our favorite FIRE podcast to recommend. But his blog is easily as impactful on our journey.
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Beginner's Guide to FIRE — Playing With FIRE
(5 days ago) If you are new to investing like we were, buy this book (or listen via audio book). You will learn everything you need to know about the stock market, and we are willing to bet all your investment questions will be answered. Literally, it’s that easy. The Simple Path to …
FIRE Explained — Playing With FIRE
(2 days ago) Ambitious, often middle-income earners are using a simple formula of high savings rates (50-70% of their incomes) + frugal living (minimalism) + low-cost stock index fund investing (Warren Buffett’s standard investment advice) in order to reach financial independence within …
How to Reach Financial Independence — Playing With FIRE
(7 days ago) Investing the difference. Your saving rate. Your saving rate is the amount of money you have remaining after spending money on taxes and other life expenses. It’s a powerful metric that can give you insight into whether you’re on the fast track or the slow road to retirement. Someone living paycheck to paycheck has a saving rate of 0%.
ChooseFI — Playing With FIRE
(Just Now) ChooseFI is a global community of people pursuing Financial Independence through Investing, Real Estate and Business creation. Jonathan and Brad explore life optimization and FI strategies through their Website, Facebook Group and Podcast.. Brad Barrett is the co-host of the ChooseFI Podcast and he lives in Richmond, VA with his wife and two young daughters.
JD Roth — Playing With FIRE
(9 days ago) Founder of Get Rich Slowly, He shares stories about debt elimination, saving money, and practical investing. He scours the web for the latest personal finance tools and articles. He also posts news on related topics like simplicity, frugality, and personal development.
Retirement Calculator — Playing With FIRE
(2 days ago) FIRE Retirement Calculator. Watching your retirement age decrease as you increase your savings illustrates the power of your savings rate and the real possibility of early retirement. We recommend you come back to this tool often to check your assumptions or just for encouragement. Financial Independence Calculator. Age The age you are today.
Mr. 1500 — Playing With FIRE
(9 days ago) Mr 1500. Working hard – avoiding consumerism – investing wisely – retired in a little over 1500 days at the age 43! Before a bad day at work in 2012, Mr. 1500 had no idea that anyone retired before the age of 65. In October of 2012, that all changed. The overwhelming stress of his job caused him to Google “How do I retire early?”.
rich & Regular — Playing With FIRE
(4 days ago) The couple has used frugal living, real estate investing and their online business to set themselves on a path to achieving financial independence by 2021. When they’re not sharing stories about their experiences with money, they are parents to their son Beau, traveling the world or …
Why I made a Documentary about the
(Just Now) Something about a bunch of financial bloggers meeting in Ecuador to discuss investing seemed odd to me until I noticed a day of community service on the agenda. These people were clearly up to more than just getting rich, so I went for it. And, like many people who’ve drunk the FI Kool Aid, my life changed forever.
JL Collins — Playing With FIRE
(2 days ago) JL Collins is a financial expert and author. The author of “The Simple Path to Wealth: Your Road Map to Financial Independence and a Rich, Free Life”, Mr. Collins offers easy-to-understand, effective guidance and resources to understand investing with confidence. JL Collins spent most of his career in the publishing business, but that is
Meet our Director: Travis Shakespeare — Playing With FIRE
(2 days ago) I’d love to interview Jack Bogle because he has literally changed the investment world with index investing. Elon Musk would also be a fascinating person to talk to because he’s an incredible role model for what’s possible when money is no longer an obstacle to a person’s dreams.
Mr Money Mustache — Playing With FIRE
(9 days ago) Mr. Money Mustache. Thirtysomething retiree who now writes about how we can all lead a frugal yet Badass life of leisure. Working in standard tech-industry cubicle jobs in various locations throughout the late ’90s and early 2000s, he retired from real work way back in 2005 in order to start a family. This was achieved not through luck or
Personal Capital: The Best Money Tracking App for FIRE
(5 days ago) Or if investing in rental properties would really help you hit FI faster? You can do those calculations in the retirement planning tool. You can create and save multiple scenarios. With each scenario you can add an event like “buy a home”, where you would input the additional expense you’d incur. Or you can add an income event like
Vicki Robin — Playing With FIRE
(3 days ago) Vicki is active in her Whidbey Island, WA community on a range of social and environmental issues: affordable housing, local food, community investing and more. For fun, she is a comedy improv actress, sings in a choir, gardens and nurtures a diverse circle of friends. “Being financially illiterate makes you a …
FIRE Email Kit — Playing With FIRE
(1 days ago) FIRE Email Kit. I wanted this to be a resource to my friends and family who expressed genuine interest in all the “crazy” things I was sharing over dinner, at the grocery store, at work, etc. I hope this proves useful to you, as a kickstart to your own conversations, if the need arises. Please feel free to edit or amend in any way you see fit.