“We don’t budget, have no financial targets, and make no use of a yearly financial model or plan.” Still, the Divnomics couple compiled an interesting article looking back on 2017 and taking a philosophical look ahead to the future.
Carl from MoneyMow can be happy as he will get married in 2018. Also, he made +170% gain with his cryptocurrency investments in 2017 and looks back on his first year of blogging.
In 2015 Pollies Dividend stumbled upon the idea of “ Work Freedom Day”. This is the day of the year where you’ve accumulated enough dividend income during the year to no longer need to work. This Work Freedom Day is introduced by Dividend Life. As he wrote, for early retirees, that day would be January 1st but for many of us still on the FI Journey it’ll be somewhat later in the year.
Simba from Compound Your Freedom gives us a step-by-step guide on using an Investor Policy Statement to keep on track with your goals (complete with video instructions and a downloadable template).