Following the good example of other FI bloggers and the bogleheads, Dr. FIRE wrote down his investment strategy, philosophy and goals.
Ines from @Piggybanki talks about all the hidden costs of getting a mortgage that a lot of people don’t factor in to their calculations.
Gentleman’s Family Finances on all that’s wrong with people’s attitudes to the housing market in the UK.
Play a game with the Monk in which you have 2 lives to lose and plenty of insight to win.
Stupid is the Norm argues why buying a home is better than renting. Read more @stupidisthenorm
@revenueland has written a very detailed post about the things you need to know if you’re considering buying a property to let out on AirBnB.
Rent or buy a house? It depends a lot on your situation, where you live in the world and what your plans are. Here are some general considerations from @Peter__Michael from https://myinvestment.blog
The article with the most clicks on Firehub.eu in November appeared on the blog Financial Independence Ireland. The author’s father, “a strong believer in socialist protectionism”, comes up with some common objections to investing and saving. In this well-structured article, the blogger has a closer look at these objections and compares her situation with her brother’s. She also puts it in an Irish context (pension plans, taxes – and buying a round of drinks!) and gives us her personal version…