FUCK the 4 % rule – My Detailed Plan For How I Will Become Financial Independent In Only 5 Years!

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Reading Time: 7 minutes 8 0 0 0 0 At the moment I got aprox. 160.000 $ USD invested in index funds, while my net worth is aprox. 170.000 $ USD. I declare my self finanicial independent by the time I got 600.000 $ USD in net worth. There is nothing more in life I want than to have […]

How I plan using 1,25 : 1 leverage to my stock portfolio to reach financial independence faster!

Reading Time: 10 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 Every month I buy stocks (index funds). Normally I buy stocks for aprox. 2500 – 3000 $ every month. But what if I use leverage to buy some extra stocks every month as well? Would I become faster financial independent then? My portfolio As I write this my index fund […]

The 2 Most Important Things Every Investor Should Do When The Market Drops!

Reading Time: 4 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 The last few weeks have been really good for us investors, but the good times can suddenly turn dark again. You haven’t forgotten about the turbulent December already? Anyway, I do these two things when the markets are harsh! 1. Write down your feelings Make yourself some coffee, sit down […]

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

Reading Time: 12 minutes 0 0 1 0 0 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 […]

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

Reading Time: 4 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

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

Reading Time: 11 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

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

Reading Time: 9 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

Weekend Reads #3

Reading Time: 2 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 In this weekly section”Weekend Reads” I will recommend the best articles this week, and which influenced me in some way. -The Adjustable Early Retirement Grid – Four Pillar Freedom: “It’s a simple grid that shows how long it will take you to achieve financial independence.” Really nice work by Zach. This interactive […]

Seeking Financial Independence As An Introvert (INFJ) Is Challenging!

Reading Time: 4 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 Five years ago I took a personality test (Myers Briggs) and was litterally shocked by the result. I was labeled as an INFJ-introvert. This was a shock because I always was outgoing, social and had lots of friends. I took the test one more time, because this couldn’t be true, […]

My plan for acheiving financial independence & what I plan to do when i hit FIRE

Reading Time: 4 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 My financial independence plan My biggest financial goal in life is to be financial independent. The reason for this is so I can take back the control over my time. Let me tell you about my financial independence plan. It doesn’t feel right to live the rest of my life […]

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

Reading Time: 15 minutes 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]