FIRE Around The Globe: USA

FIRE Around the Globe is back with a new interview! So far in this series we’ve heard from folks as far flung around the globe as Australia, Singapore, the Netherlands and Canada all pursuing financial independence. No matter where you live, it seems like achieving financial independence is sought after dream. Today, we hear from […]

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Travel Cost: One Month in Europe

And just like that our month in Europe has ended. Not to be too sad though, as that means the next part of our travels in Australasia has begun! It’s just so crazy how long you can look forward to something and then it’s over before you know it. Everything that begins, ends, which is […]

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Weddings Don’t Have to Break the Bank

I feel like every year, as wedding season rolls around, there’s numerous articles on the internet warning couples not to get into debt for their big day. And of couples lamenting their lavish wedding and the headaches it’s caused in terms of the debt they incurred for it. Recent figures published from the U.K’s Debt […]

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FIRE Around The Globe: Romania

Welcome to the sixth FIRE Around the Globe interview, where we hear from different people around the world with financial independence as a life goal. This week we hear from a couple living in Romania who are already financially free! Introduction Emma and Robert are an international couple. She comes from Scotland and he comes […]

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Money and Relationships

Money and relationships. There’s not many things that can be so divisive between a couple. But, just like there’s more than one way to skin a cat, there is definitely more than one way for  couples to manage their financials. Couple Money Management From talking over the years with family, friends and colleagues, the 3 […]

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FIRE Around The Globe: Belgium

Welcome back to FIRE Around the Globe, the feature where I showcase a different person on their way to becoming financially independent. You can read all about how I came up with the idea here. Or you can jump right into today’s interview, which comes to us from Ambertree Leaves in Belgium, the land of […]

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Save Some Money And The Environment

I’ve always been an environmentalist at heart. When I was about 8 or 9 I felt so strongly about environmental issues that I wrote letters to both the Queen and the Prime Minister (John Major at the time) about how worried I was about the ivory and snakeskin trades. I’m not sure if I thought […]

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FIRE Around The Globe: Australia

A brand new week, brings a brand new interview from someone pursuing FIRE around the globe! This week, we’re going Down Under and hearing from a fellow FIRE enthusiasts, Adventures with Poopsie. Introduce Yourself We’re an Australian couple, aged 43 and 29, pursuing early retirement and a life of travel. We both work for the […]

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