In this episode…
This week on FIRE & Chill we do a thought experiment.
What if we woke up as 18 year old’s and had to start our wealth-building journeys all over again? What first steps would we take? What would we do differently?
This is a big discussion, and I think you’ll get lots out of it.
Listen to the show…
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Intro chat (01:10)
Would we study or start work immediately? (05:32)
Would we try to earn extra income? (13:36)
Buying vs renting for us starting now (18:50)
Our expected living expenses, savings rate and timeframe to FI (26:02)
Would we be more frugal than we are now? (36:24)
Semi-retirement or full FI? (41:12)
How would we invest? (45:48)
Would we put extra into super? (52:32)
What if we started at age 40 instead? (55:20)
What if we were single? (1:05:46)
Overall, would it be easier or harder? (1:09:37)
Resources and stuff mentioned…
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