When aiming at Financial Independence, earning some extra money with a side hustle is a way to reach your (money) goal faster. Once you reach FI and no longer need to work in a 9-to-5-job, a side hustle might be a good idea to still earn some money but be more flexible when it comes to working hours. There are lots of ideas for side hustles, from doing online surveys to renting out a spare room or dog walking and…
Less commute, more family time, an opportunity to geoarbritrage and the list goes on… But what impact has working from home on city centres, on REITs and on housing prices in certain areas?
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.