Our master plan includes moving to a state that better aligns with our post FIRE plans and preferences. So when we have 50 states to choose from, how do we ensure we select the right state to make our home base? Check out this analysis to find out what we took in to consideration in the elimination rounds and where we plan to ultimately call home base.Read More
Curious what it would actually cost to live on a cruise ship for a full year or what would be the optimal way to execute this type of trip? And could it actually cost you less to live on a cruise ship than in an independent living community? Let’s find out.Read More
Let’s face it. The holidays can be stressful, especially if you are trying to keep to a budget and not look like a scrooge. Our gift to you this holiday season is our “FI Hero Holiday Survival Guide”. In it we share a few of our own tips and tricks for stealthily getting through the holidays without over stressing or breaking the bank.Read More
Over the years, we found cruise vacations to have the most bang for their buck (for us at least). Part of our plan, when we officially become nomads, is to be on a big boat for one third of the year (or more).
Sounds expensive right? Well, we have run into lots of retirees who just live on a cruise ship and chain itineraries indefinitely because it’s cheaper or comparable to the costs of living in a retirement community.
If this sounds interesting to you then read on…Read More
Did you know that most Americans barely save 5% and wish they could save just 10-15% of their earnings? Accomplishing the latter goal only puts them on track for a traditional retirement, which means, working 40ish years of their life. So what can you do to achieve your financial independence and early retirement goals?Read More
I know what you are all thinking by now…The average person couldn’t possibly do what the FI Heroes are setting out to do… Right? Let’s look at some facts and play devil’s advocate.Read More
Are there things you wish you could do but hold back because you are afraid of what society or your family will think? What are those things? How do you think you would feel if you decided to just go and do them?Read More
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