Lesson To Myself part II: Why Minimalism Changed My Life And Saved Me Tons Of Money

Notice: This post will be highly philosophical. Hopefully I can inspire someone. Everybody wants more We’re working so hard, but why? We want more. We want to have a bigger house, a nicer car than our neighbor, the perfect dress. When we finally land that job which pays us 50 k, we soon aim for […]

Lesson To Myself part I: What Would Happen If I Became More Like “The Mexican Fisherman”

The story below about the mexican fisherman is beautiful and really makes you think about the stressful lives we live everyday. The story reminds me as well about myself and my FI journey. It makes me ask questions like: -Why am I grinding so hard for that 9-5 life I don’t love? -Why can’t I […]

Why the 9 steps in “Your Money Or Your Life” reduced my route to FI from 15 to 8 years!

My thoughts about “Your Money Or Your Life” Wow. This book is too good. At first glance, you think that it’s just a book about money. It’s much, much more, though. It’s about money, but it’s also about digging deep and figuring out what it is you want for your life – what your purposes […]

24 Powerful Lessons From Jeff Olson’s “The Slight Edge” That Might Change Your Life!

The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson is a book that is a must read for not only people looking to improve their lives, but for people who need motivation and support. I could sum up “The Slight Edge” in a few sentences: success is built by making tiny daily decisions that lead you in the […]

Weekend Reads #1

In this weekly section “Weekend Reads” I will recommend some articles that I liked and that influenced me in some way. Work Makes Leisure More Enjoyable (And Vice Versa)– Mr. Free @ 33: “FIRE gives you the opportunity to maximize the potential of both work and leisure. You should be doing what you want, when you want, where you want, why you want, […]

How to reach financial independence – Quit your job and live the life of your dreams!

It all starts with a change You’ve thought about it for so many years, but you’ve never done anything about it. The corporate world you hate, the long work hours, the meaningless work routine and of course commutes. Hopefully someone will save you, you think for yourself while sitting in the cubicle. You hope in vain […]