Discover The FIRE Community – Forever Change Your Thinking

Discovering the FIRE community changed my entire perspective on work and life. As we’re all aware, growing up we’re taught to work until 65 and then live off this elusive retirement portfolio. We’re never taught how much to live off each year from the portfolio (4% rule). We’re never taught how compounding works, or that […]

Thinking

I think a major problem with modern society as whole is we believe if our mind is not thinking some thought we are not really alive. This belief causes many ails like anxiety (thinking about the future) or bitterness and regret (thinking about the past). It is very challenging, to the untrained mind, to literally […]

Happiness

What is happiness? It’s having inner peace. That implies you did the inner work. Not chasing fame or fortune but rather, internally, you are at peace with yourself. You look back in the mirror and say ‘rock on man, you make your own choices and you follow your own journey.’ That’s power and fulfillment. So […]

Capitalism

Here’s what a good capitalist does: use capital (their own or a fund) to buy appreciating, cash flowing assets. The capitalist fixes up the newly acquired asset, improving it’s value and cash flow, then continues operating the asset in a way that increases it’s monthly yield. This increase in yield allows the capitalist to pay […]