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Aussie Firebug

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Name:
Aussie Firebug
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Money, Early Retirement, Frugality, Investing, Millennial, Real Estate
Start Year:
2015

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Net worth:
Location:
Victoria, Australia
Age:
20s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
Profession:
IT
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Latest Blog Posts

Oh baby! BIG bump this month after we sold Investment Property 1. The huge influx of cash actually hid a terrible month for every other asset we hold. The reason it was such a big jump this month is because CBA valued my property at $416K which was almost $100K less than what I sold […] The post OCT 2018 Net Worth $559,359 (+$99,551) appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Nov 12 2018 @ 9:14 AM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.      Question (2:48) What are your thoughts on being over-exposed to the Australian economy? It’s something I’m […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 12 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Nov 08 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.      Question (5:37) Hi Aussie Firebug, Big fan of the podcast and blog. You’re my favourite finance […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 11 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Nov 01 2018 @ 4:30 PM
The first of our investment properties (IP) has officially been sold 🎉👏 This is part of our strategy for creating a passive income to fund our lifestyle in retirement. The investment properties had a different purpose in our original strategy for reaching financial independence, but they now will be sold off over the next few years […] The post Investment Property 1 Has Been Sold appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 31 2018 @ 8:59 AM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.      Question (2:50) Hi, Just wondering what you have in mind for the structure if your portfolio […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 10 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 25 2018 @ 4:51 PM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.      Question (5:28) Hey Firebug, You’ve factored in the costs of owning and paying off a house […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 9 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 18 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.      Question (3:40) Hi Aussie Firebug, Thanks for all the content you have published over the years. […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 8 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 11 2018 @ 7:26 PM
Nothing written below is financial advice. The below questions and answers are for general information only and should not be taken as constituting professional advice. You should always do your own research when making any financial decisions.    Question Hey mate, Loving the Q & A episodes 🙂 A boomer said to me the other […] The post Ask Firebug Fridays 7 appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 04 2018 @ 5:30 PM
A new player has joined the game! Our very first LIC (Listed Investment Company) made its way into the fold in September after we officially transition our portfolio to Strategy 3. This is the dividend focussed portfolio that will mainly consist of Aussie shares through a mix of BetaShares A200 ETF plus AFI and Milton LICs. That […] The post SEP 2018 Net Worth $459,807 (-$5,904) appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Oct 03 2018 @ 9:46 AM
Okay, so if you’ve been following me for any length of time you probably know that I’m a big fan of ETFs. You know, those little exchange-traded funds that grant instant diversification with rock-bottom management fees to provide a great return for extremely little effort. It’s no wonder that famous investors like Warren Buffet and Mark Cuban […] The post ETFs vs LICs and Strategy 3 Revisited appeared first on Aussie Firebug. ...
Posted: Sep 30 2018 @ 4:44 AM

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