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Creating A Runway to Retirement
October 5, 2021 Podcast: Creating A Runway to Retirement (Pat’s Transition Plan)

We discuss transitioning from full time work to semi-retirement. Dealing with employers, managing your finances, and how Pat is approaching it as he plans his transition right now.

Preparing for Early Retirement
September 29, 2021 How to Prepare For Early Retirement

My advice on how to get yourself ready for early retirement, lessons and reflections from my own experience and what I would do differently.

September 21, 2021 Podcast: FIRE Away! – Listener Questions Roundup #4

We open up the mailbag and answer some of our favourite personal finance and investing questions that have been sent in by listeners. Enjoy!

Criticisms of the FIRE Movement
September 14, 2021 The Questions, Complaints and Criticisms About Retiring Early

Addressing some complaints and criticism of the FI movement and the idea of retiring early to do things other than full-time work, without a gigantic level of wealth.

September 7, 2021 Podcast: Basics vs Luxuries -120 Years of Perspective

In this episode we zoom out and look at how much our lifestyles and spending have changed in the last 20, 50, 100 years, and see what we can learn from this.

Young High Income Earners
August 9, 2021 Podcast: Thoughts For Young High Income Earners

Young high income earners have a unique opportunity to build wealth and reach financial independence relatively quickly. Here’s what they can do to make the most of their situation, and the traps to avoid.

Thoughts After Four Years of Freedom
July 6, 2021 Thoughts After Four Years of Freedom

In this article, I share my outlook and mindset four years after retiring early. I feel different about life, work, and money. What an experience FI has been!

Mistakes and Traps to Avoid on the FI Journey
June 29, 2021 Podcast: Mistakes and Traps to Avoid on the FI Journey

We discuss the mistakes and traps people fall into when pursuing financial independence and share what we’d do differently if we had our time again.

June 22, 2021 How to Become Recession-Proof

Advice and tips on how to become recession proof, so you can live life without fear, knowing you’re financially prepared for anything.

A Family on their way to Financial Independence
May 25, 2021 Achieving Financial Independence With A Family

An epic post full of great advice on reaching financial independence when you have kids (from someone who is doing it!).

April 6, 2021 Podcast: The Benefits of Semi-Retirement (And How To Do It)

Semi-retirement or ‘Semi-FI’ is a fantastic way to get a lot of freedom in a much shorter time than following the traditional financial independence path.

March 20, 2021 Investing vs Speculating (and How to Tell the Difference)

I break down the key differences between proper long term investing, and those looking to get rich overnight.

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