You’ve probably heard about some horror stories when it comes to the price of healthcare and life changing medical conditions. So what exactly are the differences between private and public healthcare in Australia, and how do they impact our journey to FIRE?
The concept of minimalism might spark a myriad of different ideas in everyone brain. Truth be told, minimalism means different things to everybody and there isn’t really a definition, but I like to think of it being a concept of clarity, purpose and intentionality
There are a few truly inspirational FIRE blogs out there. Check out out review on the top 6 and what awesome content you can get for free
We all know index funds are the key to successful stock market investing, so what index funds does the barefoot investor buy?
Your Net Worth is the positive sum total of your assets (such as stocks) minus any liabilities (such as a mortgage or credit card debt). I like to include the market rate of possessions such cars, motorbikes and tools in the Net Worth too, because if need be you could liquidate them and turn them into assets. For example, this could be the sum total of your house, car, retirement savings and savings account minus any debt or loans you have on those, such as a mortgage, car loan or credit card debt.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of the Barefoot Investor. But Does the Barefoot Investor work? I review his steps to reach financial independence and explain how this book changed my life forever
Side hustles are an affectionate nickname given to things you can do ‘on the side’ of your main job to try and earn a bit of extra money. Even better is passive income, which generates you money whilst you sleep!
Congratulations – by virtue of the fact that you are reading this, you are well on your way to reaching Financial Independence. Step one to reaching FI starts with deep introspection; an honest appraisal of your own knowledge and ability. This should result in a humble and burning desire to learn more, and educate yourself.
Figuring out whether you should rent or buy is a big decision, and an incredibly personal one depending on your lifes circumstances
Financial Independence gives you the choice to direct your time and energy into the things that you truly value, rather than the things that don’t (like working that 9 to 5 grind…). It’s about working out what you value the most, and empowering you to have the freedom of choice. This uses the core principles of mindfulness and minimalism.