A beginner’s guide to investing your money

Personal finance is a dirty word and the concept of personal finance has become convoluted and fraught with danger. However, everyone needs to learn about the basics of personal finance, at least as well as knowing which characters in Game of Thrones belong to which houses. If not, you are seriously doing yourself a disadvantage in the game of life.

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Questions and self-doubt on the journey to FIRE

When facing questions and self-doubt about my choice to FIRE, I always remind myself that the point of reaching financial independence is not always to retire, but to have a choice. Have a choice to walk away when work starts to grind your soul down, to take a break when you want to check a few trips off your bucket list…

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10 side hustles you can try while keeping your full-time job

The gig economy today, combined with the miracles of the internet has given rise to a whole bunch of opportunities you can try your hand at in your spare time. Given the impermanence of careers and rapidly changing demand for new skills in our current economy, I would argue that it might even be better to be a jack of all trades and master at none.

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