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,…
Route 2 FI interviews The Dividend Story, a blogger from Sweden who together with his wife increased their net worth by over $800k in 8 years. They talk about this FI journey, his investing strategies (including leverage), post-FI plans and much more.
Mr. W. is FIREd and an environmental activist. He gives an update about his impact on reducing rubbish issues in his hometown. And he has a message for us: We FIRE people have the luxury to have our finances under control and use our energy to make the world a better place.
David recognizes that in some ways, his pre-FI life was easier.
Katrin has a nagging feeling now that she FIREd. Somehow a luxury problem, but she wants to share it, to show that it’s not all unicorns and roses once you retire early.
Social Independence and the Downside Risk of Keeping up with the Moustachians! by Financial Independence Ireland
A thought-provoking article on the importance of investing in your social life and how this is often neglected in the pursuit of investing in FI.
Podcast: The Advantages of Early Retirement in Portugal | Max | by @FI Europe | Second part of the interview with Max, a Brit who has retired early in Portugal. He explains why Portugal is ideal for early retirement, and talks about his experiences in this country, including tax, weather, language and life expenses. You can read the transcript and show notes here. Podcast created by financial-independence.eu
Most of us are somewhere on our way to Financial Independence and Early Retirement. And some have already reached this goal, they stopped working in 9-to-5 jobs. No wonder that bloggers who retired early receive a lot of interest in our community. Erith is one of these early retirees, she quit her job at age 56. That was already some years ago – time for her to look back on what she has done with all of her free time.…