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Podcast | Striving to be Better Stewards of Success

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.

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Podcast | Military Path to FI

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

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Podcast | Managing Emotions Behind Money

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

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Podcast | Real Estate Investing 101

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

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Podcast | Building an Accountability Community

Is Financial Independence possible even if you live and work the in the Philippines? Entrepreneur and FIRE starter Kenneth Reyes-Lao (@kenreyeslao) realized that it is possible! The only thing is you must know the rules to play the Financial Independence game. Ken’s pursuit of Financial Independence was influenced by a question from his father. “How… Continue reading Podcast | Building an Accountability Community

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Podcast | Overlapping Principles of Minimalism and Financial Independence

What comes to mind when you hear the word Minimalism? An all-white studio apartment furnished with a table, a chair, a bed on the floor and a potted plant in the corner. Our 2nd podcast guest explains to us that it is the other way around. Photo by Paula Schmidt on Pexels.com Ian was a… Continue reading Podcast | Overlapping Principles of Minimalism and Financial Independence

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Podcast | Raising Second Generation FIRE

Family life and finances don’t have to be complicated. You don’t have to retire early to follow the Financial Independence Retire Early principles. In fact, our first guest doesn’t have plans of retiring early because he sees his job as a hobby where he gets paid. Our first podcast guest, Rommel, moved to the U.S.… Continue reading Podcast | Raising Second Generation FIRE