All Posts (Newest First)
Buying Property Overseas – A Horror Story
How to Fail Spectacularly and Still Retire Early
The Dream vs Reality – What it Really Felt Like to Walk Away from Work
One Year of FIRE – What a Difference a Year Makes
Things I Haven’t Done Since I Retired Early (and a few I have)
Early Retirement – Early Days – What I’ve Learned from the First 3 Months
It’s Official – I FIRED the 9 to 5!
The Why of FI – Sometimes You Don’t Have A Reason
Does Achieving Early Retirement Mean Failing A Career?
Keeping Up with the (FIRE) Joneses
Life, Death and Getting Drunk on FIRE
The “Do I Have Enough?” Toolkit
Finding Fulfilment in Early Retirement
The “Bad Habits Be-Gone In Early Retirement” List
Trimming the Fat – Preparing a Leaner FIRE Plan
Preparing for the Return to Work (When I Really Don’t Want To)
Saving While Spending – The View From the Cheap Seats
The Selfishness of Seeking FIRE
Taking a Time-Out from Saving Money
Aspiring to be Rich – What Does that Mean?
Safety in Numbers – Refining the FIRE Plan
Who Have you Told About Your FIRE Plans?
I’m Afraid I’m Going to Quit Before I’m Financially Independent
Financial Resilience – Being Bullet Proof
Rethinking the FI Budget – What Do We Really Need to Include?
Show Me The Money – A.K.A. My Financial Plan
What (Not) to Hate About Your Job
You Have to Be In It to Win It
The Quickest Route To Financial Independence
Why Your Job May Be Better Than You Think
The Illusion of Wealth (Part 2)
The Illusion of Wealth (Part 1)
Working My Way to Freedom – My Story