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Money Flamingo
Early Retirement
FIRE, Financial Independence, Early Retirement, Money, Frugality, Investing, Real Estate, Geo Arbitrage, Lifestyle
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

January was another solid month for us. Our Flamingo FI nest egg grew from 74.7% to 78.3% of its target size! I can really see how our nest egg is picking up speed now that we have a decent amount of investments... The post Project 1000: February 2020 – 359 Days to Freedom appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Feb 07 2020 @ 5:04 PM
Welcome to the January 2020 Project 1000 update! Did we get closer to reaching Flamingo FI over the last month? The post Project 1000: January 2020 – 387 Days to Freedom appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Jan 10 2020 @ 5:24 PM
We don't usually share our numbers. However, we've decided to make an exception for our annual expenses. In today's post we share the Money Flamingo household's 2018 and 2019 spending breakdown. The post Exposed – The Money Flamingo Household’s 2019 (and 2018!) spending! appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Jan 04 2020 @ 5:55 PM
Welcome to our December 2019 update. We finally crossed the 70% mark! Flamingo FI is getting closer! The post Project 1000: December 2019 – 415 Days to Freedom appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Dec 13 2019 @ 4:50 PM
Today I haves something special for you: An interview with a reader who was able to semi-retire in his 30s. Like many, he started off with a plan to retire early. But the closer he got to Financial Independence, his desire to stop working altogether disappeared. Instead, he decided to semi-retire and "coasted" his way to FI. The post Coasting to FI – Semi-Retirement Interview appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Dec 06 2019 @ 4:49 PM
I read a lot. Well, I used to read a lot before Baby Flamingo entered the scene. These days I have a little less time but still manage to read (or listen to) 1-2 books a month, most of them on personal finance, investing and mindset. In this article, I will share how I manage to read almost all my books for free, using a mix of free services offered ...
Posted: Dec 03 2019 @ 2:30 AM
This is the first part of our Semi-Retirement series. Semi-Retirement is something that is not widely discussed in the FIRE community and it is a concept that we should all think about a little more. Depending on your plans for FI, semi-retirement will likely be part of the mix. We'll start off by defining what Early Semi-Retirement means and how it relates to FIRE. The post It’s time to talk about ...
Posted: Nov 29 2019 @ 4:53 PM
Welcome to our November 2019 update! How are we tracking on our 1000-day journey to freedom? The post Project 1000: November 2019 – 436 Days to Freedom appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Nov 22 2019 @ 5:46 PM
Last week, we reached the halfway mark of Project 1000. The last 500 days flew by so fast and a lot of things have changed in our lives since the start of Project 1000. So this is a great time to review the plans we made back in May 2018 and make adjustments as needed so we can make the most of the next 500 days. The post 500 Day Course ...
Posted: Sep 29 2019 @ 4:45 AM
500 days! We have officially reached the halfway mark of Project 1000! The post Project 1000: September 2019 – 500 Days to Freedom appeared first on Money Flamingo. ...
Posted: Sep 19 2019 @ 5:24 PM


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