Why we decided NOT to invest in a vacation rental

From the moment my Dad lent me his copy of Rich Dad, Poor Dad, I always dreamed about investing in real estate. Not just investing in my primary residence, but utilizing real estate investing to generate passive income that moves you from the left to the right side of Rich Dad’s CASHFLOW quadrant. But as… Continue reading Why we decided NOT to invest in a vacation rental

The FIRE Insights Survey #3

The FIRE Insights Survey Welcome to the third ever FIRE Insights Survey! Last month’s survey was really fun to put together and again received 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, and source advice/recommendations… Continue reading The FIRE Insights Survey #3

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

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

Best Books on Investing, Wealth Creation, Business & Entrepreneurship, and Enjoying Life

Hand selected books to help explore Financial Independence, Early Retirement, growing a business, and enjoying life These are the best books that I have personally read. Given the wealth of books available to us this day in age, no one can possibly read enough to be able to make a definitive list and I’ll never… Continue reading Best Books on Investing, Wealth Creation, Business & Entrepreneurship, and Enjoying Life