The Monk plays a frugal game and can’t win it. Can you help him with his – ahem – “luxury problem”?
“As we get richer, each additional unit of money will be less and less valuable to us, until we reach a point where it doesn’t make sense to pursue more.” This prediction by the economical philosopher Keynes was wrong. Here’s why we don’t have 15-hour work weeks.
Lane has been doing some research into happiness and there are his findings.
Radical FIRE shares what she changed in her life to make it more healthy, but there are also changes that affected her savings rate, in a positive way of course.
“FI is not going to make you happy just by reaching it”. Michael writes about opportunity costs, risks, fulfilment, and the power of having options.
Bloggers on FIRE – Cracking Retirement In our Bloggers on FIRE series, we interview European FI bloggers to find out what makes them tick. Our aim is to build up a “who’s who” directory for the European FI blogging world. We hope you enjoy the series and discover some new blogs to follow. You can find a full list of our Bloggers on FIRE interviews here. Please briefly introduce yourself to FIREhub.eu readers Hi, I’m Erith (not my real name,…
Podcast: Is being happy as an employee possible? | Kristina from Employay| FI Europe Podcast Kristina is the host of Employay – a podcast about leadership, employee satisfaction and company culture. She talks about how people can be more satisfied and happy in the workplace, self-employment vs. being an employee and how to find out when it’s time to move on to somewhere else. Lots of actionable advice and personal stories in this edition of the FI Europe podcast. You…
A guest post with a Polish girl The Canny Contractor recently met at one of his Budapest meetups. Kasia shares why getting divorced, cutting ties with her family, selling her company, changing her name and moving abroad has made her happier.
Podcast: Financial Independence and What It Can Mean for Your Mental Health | Alex | FI Europe Podcast
Podcast: Financial Independence and What It Can Mean for Your Mental Health | Alex | FI Europe Podcast The relax edition of the FI Europe Podcast 😉 The guest in this podcast is Alex, a 31 year old working as a psychiatric nurse – so he has seen a a lot of mental stress issues being caused by financial matters. He talks about financial independence as an antidote, how to manage stress related to money and finances, sleep/meditation apps and…
Would you like to dive into the brain of a millionaire in the middle of a midlife crisis? Meet Mr RIP.