Getting Rich by Using Other People’s Money? Yeah, it’s possible and Sander is doing it. Heck, he FIRE-d on it. Just that bloody cliffhanger….
DutchIndependence had a rough month with high expenses, but still managed to increase his wealth. And just look at that portfolio distribution!
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…
Kate and Seb, a couple in their 40s with one young daughter, asked Ken from @thehumblepenny at what age they can realistically hope to retire. In this detailed case study, Ken goes through their numbers to show them they are in a good place. Not only that, he also shares the logic and calculations he used, so that we can apply them to our own personal situations.
Pollie has been doing another one of those great Dutch Dividend blogger updates. Reading time!
@thepoorswiss has put together a brief clear article about the things you could (and should) do to reach FI. Listen to him!