Happiness is something every single one of us strives for. Feeling fulfilled, at peace, and connected. But how can we achieve that? In which moments do we feel most happy? How can we increase happiness? And which role does money play in the equation? There are many scientific studies which examined the links between money and happiness. There is no quick and easy answer to the question if money can buy you happiness. The article that received the most interest…
Did you know that there are two different kinds of happiness? And: would your life be any different without your money savings stashed away?
Work-related income, dividends and spending – how did this change in the FIRE v London household during the lockdown? And what about the economy?
The Escape Artist on small businesses, entrepreneurship and his happy vision of the economic future – all linked to FIRE.
Big changes to the global economy in the wake of the pandemic will not happen, says the FIRE Shrink and explains why. He also delivers a link festival of news and monthly updates from other blogs.
Are you new to the concept of FIRE (financial independence, retire early)? Or have you ever wondered what all these acronyms and formulas (“4% SWR”, “25x annual expenses”) are really all about? Or maybe you have a colleague or a friend you would like to send a link to explain the basics of FIRE? Plain figures and charts are nice, but wrapped in a personal story, it gets more tangible and real, right? Mr. MP lives in Switzerland with his…
The title says it all, and the article explains why and how you can do it. And you can extend the challenge to other areas of your life (what about eating too much sugar or spending way too much time on your smarthphone?)
Blackrock is nudging customers for sustainable ETF investments. The market meets the demand. What effects might this have on companies?