Philosophy – Identify your “why”; Psychology – Reduce spending; Work Ethic – Increase income; and Finance – Grow wealth. These are the four pillars around which a new book on FIRE evolves. Route2FI has written an extensive book review.
Kate attended FIWE (Financial Independence Week Europe) a couple of weeks ago. She came back home changed, motivated, and has now a couple of regular community related activities that keep her motivation up. Read her enthousiastic review of FIWE and her take aways.
The CashflowCop feels guilty about earning and having so much money. He explains why and what he’ll do to keeping it real on his way to FIRE.
Which blog post featured here on FIREhub received the most interest last month? Well, it had a title beginning with “get rich”, this promise is always an eye catcher. It also mentions a private jet, a Lamborghini and a bottle of Moet et Chandon. However, the blog post then talks of the “wooden leg” syndrome, to stop making excuses and start taking responsibility for our own situation. It then dives deeper by citing a passage of a psychology book published…
If you are a small business owner, entrepreneur or self-employed making your way to FIRE, Stupid is the norm has some useful advice on what to outsource so that you have better control of your expenses and improve your work-life balance.
Stupid Is the Norm has a simple recipe for becoming wealthy (and it does not involve becoming an entrepreneur or a real estate tycoon).
theFIREstarter reminds us all to enjoy the journey to FIRE.