We do our research and geek out on the most optimal way to earn, save and invest our money, but when we hit roadblocks, asking for help is the wisest thing to do. Financial advisors could prove to be of value for us to see the forest for the trees.
This post ends our Cusco Historic Center suite. Today we walk around West of Plaza de Armas to visit the old plazas, markets and churches that gave Cusco it's unique appeal.
Financial independence not only frees us to do the things that fulfills us, but to help society in general. As individuals who live our lives with intention, we are called to be better stewards of success that comes our way. Building wealth slow and steady by eliminating debt, geoarbitrage, simple budgeting and investing are some of the ways (our guest) Almira Rabaca planned to be financially independent and be a better steward of success.
We begin the hike by taking Procuradores St, north of Plaza de Armas. In this pedestrian only street you can find a variety restaurants and small souvenir shops. This continues to Teqsiqocha St to the west where bars spill over the streets during happy hour. Head back East to start our climb to the Sacsayhuamán… Continue reading Cusco Peru | The Hills of Sacsayhuamán
Welcome back to the TheraFIRE podcast summaries. In this post, our colleague and friend, Mark Tiu, will share with us everything from his goals in achieving financial independence and to the challenges he faced when he began his career in the Navy. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Mark immigrated to the U.S. to practice his… Continue reading Podcast | Military Path to FI
You just can’t help but wonder how the great Incan empire used to be back then. A collection of small villages connected and governed by a ruling class whose power reached beyond mountain ranges. It was enlightening to know how this empire fell and from its rubble another culture rose. Through time traditions and cultures… Continue reading Cusco Peru | Qorikancha: Inca’s Golden Temple
Achieving Financial Freedom is a tough ordeal, there are distractions from the moment you wake up until you rest your head at night. Everywhere your brain is bombarded with “purchases we think you might like,” before you even thought of it. If not that, social media or websites (like this one?) telling you how your… Continue reading Podcast | Managing Emotions Behind Money
Traveling back in time. This is the surreal feeling of traversing the cobbled streets of Cusco's Historic Center. Each avenue is unique, surrounded by colonial verandas with touches of Inca empire stonework, clashing in a mesh of architectural genius. Panoramic view of Plaza de Armas from Cafe Cappuccino A mixing pot of cultures and influences,… Continue reading Cusco Peru | Historic Center, Plaza de Armas and San Blas Neighborhood
Today's podcast guest had read the classic personal finance book, Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki, early on in his work life. This opened his eyes on the true meaning of wealth and changed his mindset on wealth building. Realizing that to build wealth you don’t always have to exchange your precious time. Bernard… Continue reading Podcast | Real Estate Investing 101
Have you ever seen views so amazing it seemed out of this world? It appeared you have been transported in a canvass that holds an exquisite work of art. Every corner radiating beauty that it overwhelms the senses. Welcome to Lake Humantay! Located in the Vilcabamba range of the Andes, this lake is one of… Continue reading Cusco Peru | Mythical Lake Humantay