Wastefulness and the Path to Self-Sufficiency

Self-sufficiency, whether this translates into becoming financially independent or living without the aid of

Hobby Farming in Early Retirement Planning

Planning for early retirement means figuring out how to minimise your cost of living

How to Escape Consumerism

Since the industrial revolution, our society and economy increasingly rely on manufactured goods. We

The Best Place to Retire Early

Thinking about where to retire early is an important part of planning for financial

5 Easy Ways to Save Money without Effort

The inspiration for this post came to me when we were cleaning our dirty

Money and the Meaning of Life

Like many people, I have often wondered about the meaning of life. I have

How to Save Money with Kids

When I talk about early retirement, people start challenging the financial considerations relating to

The Myth of the “American Dream”

The American Dream is a concept that groups several ideals such as freedom, prosperity

Do You Really Need a Car?

These days everyone has a car. Cars have become a key symbol of the

Revisiting Net Worth as a Measure of Financial Independence

Financial independence means reaching a state where you generate enough passive income from investments

Understanding the Economic Money Cycle

Our capitalist societies are designed around money; money which is meant to move from

Can Anyone Reach Financial Independence?

This blog aims to share our experience of planning for early retirement at the