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Mad Fientist

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Name:
Mad Fientist
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Money, Investing
Start Year:
2012

Blogger Bio

Location:
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
Profession:
IT / Software
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Latest Blog Posts

My friend Marla joined me on the Financial Independence Podcast to talk about the effort necessary to find happiness and contentment after early retirement. Read more → The post Marla Taner – Striving for Happiness After Early Retirement appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: May 08 2018 @ 10:50 PM
Listen as we play the first-ever game of "Money Talks", the new game created by the author of Your Money or Your Life, Vicki Robin! Read more → The post Money Talks – Live from the UK Chautauqua with Vicki Robin appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Mar 28 2018 @ 5:11 AM
Mrs. Frugalwoods joins me again on the Financial Independence Podcast to talk about retiring to a homestead in Vermont and what it's been like making her early retirement dream a reality! Read more → The post Elizabeth Willard Thames – Meet the Frugalwoods appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Mar 05 2018 @ 4:55 AM
Join me for an interview with my little brother that we recorded live in Venice!  We talk about growing up, extreme frugality, and how you don't need to wait until FI to use the power money gives you to pursue your passions. Read more → The post My Brother – Using the Power of Money to Pursue Your Passion appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Feb 08 2018 @ 6:18 AM
Financial Independence is not the end goal. There's a step above FI on the Hierarchy of Financial Needs and the sooner you start thinking about that next level, the more enjoyable and rewarding your journey will be! Read more → The post Hierarchy of Financial Needs (and the Meaning of Life) appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Jan 18 2018 @ 7:25 PM
The most significant tax-reform bill in decades has just been signed into law and here's how it will impact your early-retirement plans. Read more → The post The New Tax Law and How It Impacts Your Early Retirement appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Dec 22 2017 @ 8:37 PM
The founder of Grove shares important lessons he's learned as an entrepreneur and explains why you may want to quit your job before you hit your FI number! Read more → The post Chris Hutchins – Why You Should “Retire” Before You Hit Your Number appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Dec 19 2017 @ 4:25 PM
Mr. and Mrs. 1500 from 1500Days.com join me as cohosts for a live Financial Independence Podcast interview with the Physician on FIRE! Read more → The post Physician on FIRE – Geographic Arbitrage, Sunk Costs, and Gangsta Rap appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Nov 14 2017 @ 4:00 PM
Retirement researcher and financial planner, Michael Kitces, joins me to discuss safe withdrawal rates and how to effectively plan for early retirement! Read more → The post Michael Kitces – The 4% Rule and Financial Planning for Early Retirement appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Aug 31 2017 @ 2:01 PM
It's been exactly one year since I left my full-time job and here are the most important lessons I've learned during my first year of early retirement! Read more → The post Valuable Lessons from My First Year of Freedom appeared first on Mad Fientist. ...
Posted: Aug 01 2017 @ 8:51 PM

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