Most of my friends in their early 20’s are not interested in finance. By not learning how to manage their money by balancing their spending and investing in assets at this age, they are only making it harder for themselves to gain financial independence in the future. I’m […]
Early Start Retirement’s first official 2021 Bingo Game for people interested in getting a head start in financial independence. Get a BINGO by crossing off 5 in a row, or aim for a black-out by doing every square!
If you are new to FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) one of the best places to get up to date information is Reddit- and of course this site! Between r\FIRE, r\LeanFIRE, r\FinancialIndependence, and r\FatFire, there is a lot of information. For a beginner, it can be hard to […]
2020 seems to have thrown a wrench into everyones plans. From business owners, to students, to doctors, everyone is changing their way of life. As things return to normal, it’s important to think back on the lessons we have learned so far from the Coronavirus pandemic. 1.) Expect […]
Bojack Horseman? Isn’t that the horse from Horsin’ Around? The show “Bojack Horseman” which aired on Netflix in 2014 and ended 6 seasons later in 2020 touched on many subjects including sexism, asexuality, factory farming, abortion, and of course money. Careful, this article contains a lot of spoilers. […]
“The Matrix” released in 1999 to a $463,000,000 worldwide box-office. The premise, “What if the world as we know it is just a computer simulation?” The idea stuck, and to this day people still find themselves wondering how they should behave if none of our actions truly matter. […]
Congratulations! By looking up this question you are likely way ahead of people your age in planning for retirement and investing. Most people are woefully unprepared to retire and never learn the basics of investing. First, how old are you? In general, you have to be 18 to […]
The thought of finding ways to fill 40+ hours a week that may have been filled with work before is a daunting task. Time off when you have a job usually consists of finding ways to relax, but does that mean nothing but watching TV until you die? No! There are plenty of things you can do in retirement to keep you busy.
What is more exciting as a kid than playing outside and hearing the ubiquitous jingle of the ice cream truck approaching? Nothing! As a kid I remember waving down the truck and then rushing inside the house to search through the couch cushions for spare change. I didn’t […]