Chris and Angela have been married for 5 years. They bonded over two things from the moment they met, the love of hiking and budgeting. What may be an awkward first date conversation for some is what made their relationship flourish.
Today we talk to “coffee aficionados” who started their Financial Independence journey back in 2017. They are both physical therapist Filipino immigrants that realized the value of financial freedom early in their careers. Let’s find out how Jerome Paguyo and Quiolo Angeles plan to achieve Financial Independence by following the most basic investing beliefs and core principles.
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, like Charmayne, could prove to be of value for us to see the forest for the trees.
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. Find out how Almira planned to be financially independent and be a better steward of success.
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. This is his Military Path to FI
Everybody handles (or mishandles) their money differently. It is personal and based upon your upbringing, money experiences, and a whole lot more. Although he works in finance, Jaime recognizes the influence emotions have on his financial life.
After consuming contents on the Bigger Pockets library, Benjo ventured in the world of Real Estate Investing in 2019. He tried other forms of investments and found that in Real Estate you could earn more through different ways.
Seeking to know more about the rules of the FI game, Ken founded the FIRE Movement Philippines Facebook group to engage other Filipinos in the Financial Independence sphere. People from different personal finance groups had found an accountability community in which they could share their knowledge, ask for advice, and celebrate their FI wins.
Ian was a typical kid fresh out of college who was eager to earn money to spend on things that he thought will make him happy. In 2020, when the world was turned upside down by Covid19, his life was changed by two movements. Minimalism and Financial Independence.
Rommel, moved to the U.S. to practice his profession as a Physical Therapist. They are raising their kids and living a simple but bountiful life. He wants to acquire generational wealth and empower his children with the life skills, values and mindset of FI.