Getting a few extra percentage points of growth this year may be sexy, but unless you have a sizable portfolio ($100K+) your time is likely better spent elsewhere.
There is Hope for your Finances
It seems overwhelming, and in the beginning it always is. But, I’m here to tell you it can be done! … You are not who you will be in 5 years. You CAN make the big decisions to change your financial trajectory. I believe in you.
You’re Tired and Worn Out? You’re in Good Company
Everything great that was ever achieved was achieved by someone who was tired. Every single one of them chose to show up when they didn’t want to. They chose to give their all when all they wanted was a nap. What separates truly exceptional people from the regular Joes is a commitment to executing a plan, no matter how tired they are.
The FIRE Movement, But For Ending World Hunger
Let's apply the 4% rule here and see how much money you would have to save up to LITERALLY save a precious human life from the death grip of abject poverty ... So the goal would be to invest enough money to create $468 / year without eating into the principal (potentially ever).
Book Review – “Choose FI: Your Blueprint to Financial Independence”
This book was written by three suburban dads who have all reached FI to varying degrees. I believe it is the simplicity of their backgrounds and normality of their lives that makes this book so exciting. If they can do it, we can too. And since they are not claiming to be gurus or experts, there is a refreshingly accessible tone that invites and inspires rather than simply dictates best practices from on-high.