The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #2

The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey Welcome to the second ever FIRE Insights Blogger Survey! Last month’s survey was really fun to put together and got a great response from those who participated and others who didn’t. The goal of the survey is to measure interest/blogger sentiment in various asset classes over time, highlight great content,… Continue reading The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #2

Celebrating 1 year of early retirement

Photo Credit: Accidentally Retired

Today, I am officially celebrating my 1 year anniversary of leaving my CEO gig to retire early!!! I honestly cannot believe that it has been a year since I left my job and headed out to my mini-retirement. You guys know how the story goes…guy leaves CEO gig to take a 6 month mini-retirement. He… Continue reading Celebrating 1 year of early retirement

Book Review | The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. “Jack” Bogle

Highlights and Quotes from The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. “Jack” Bogle Love, love, love, love. If you are wanting to read just ONE book about investing, this should be it: The Little Book of Common Sense Investing, by John C. “Jack” Bogle Admittedly I have not read THAT many investing books… Continue reading Book Review | The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. “Jack” Bogle

The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #1

Though I am relatively new to the personal finance blogging community, it’s been very eye opening to see that while most everyone is aiming for Financial Independence in some way, there are innumerable ways to pursue it. You’ve got Fat FIRE to Barista FIRE, you’ve got I’ve already hit FI, to I just started working… Continue reading The FIRE Insights Blogger Survey #1

Betting on a player. Betting on a team. Betting on a league.

The false logic of my stock picking and play portfolio Late last year, after spending a significant amount of time talking with fiduciaries and reading The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. Bogle, I fired my financial advisor, and took over my investments. My mini-retirement had finally given me the time to… Continue reading Betting on a player. Betting on a team. Betting on a league.