Hi! I’m a 30-year-old female blogger from the Netherlands. I’d like to stay anonymous for now, so just call me E. On this blog I want to document our journey towards financial independence. It’s going to take us a while, at least 15 years I guestimate. That’s why I want to share more than just the financial part of our life, so that’s why I called this blog “More Than Financial Independence”.
This website is about becoming financially independent by being economical, saving, reducing and paying off debts. | Deze website gaat over financieel onafhankelijk worden door zuinigaan te leven, bezuinigen, besparen, consuminderen en aflossen van schulden.
This is the story of my ongoing journey in the world of Investing, Personal Finance and Financial Freedom. My goal is to invest and hold onto dividend stocks that pay for my living expenses, allowing me to live a Dividend Life. My goal in telling this story is to learn and grow as a person, set visible goals for myself and encourage / inspire others.
Just over 11 months ago I fled a controlling and abusive relationship with my young daughter and we were homeless for just over a month. I’ve recently had to leave my job due to mental health issues and now I’m trying to climb the ladder to FIRE with no real knowledge of Finance at all (I failed my math GCSE…)