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Episode 053 – Picking the Right Countries for Early Retirement | Mark

Episode 053 – Picking the Right Countries for Early Retirement | Mark

Hello and welcome to another episode! This is actually part 1 of our interview with Mark from Portugal, because so many interesting topics have been touched that we found two episodes were necessary to cover it all. Today we focus on strategies to choose a country, portfolio and investment method for early retirement. We also talk about: Portfolio diversification Bonds p2p lending Using spreadsheets for tracking US brokers Portuguese way of life! Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android…

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Episode 052 – Is the 4% Rule Still Valid for Europeans? | Fire The Boss

Episode 052 – Is the 4% Rule Still Valid for Europeans? | Fire The Boss

Hello listeners! Today we have an amazing discussion with B. from Fire The Boss on the 4 percent rule, its pros and cons and the alternatives to it for European investors. Sit back, relax and enjoy! We also talk about: Different withdrawal strategies Investing strategies and European tax regimes How the market influences withdrawal strategies Airbnb and tax regulations Mixing active, semi-active and passive income streams p2p lending Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download…

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Episode 051 – My Experience Setting Up a Business in a Developing Country

Episode 051 – My Experience Setting Up a Business in a Developing Country

Hello listeners! Today we interview Max from Düsseldorf, Germany. We discuss setting up a business in developing countries, how to find co founders and the evolution of Max’s business. We also talk about: Digitalization of country-specific activities Finding local partners Scaling a business Online and offline promotion Unused capacities as an asset The right focus on a project Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. Doing business in developing countries Max is an entrepreneur…

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Episode 050 – Using Specialisation to Build Wealth | Blue Dollar Bull

Episode 050 – Using Specialisation to Build Wealth | Blue Dollar Bull

Hello FI-Europeans! Today we jump again to the other end of the world, to talk again with Ben from BlueDollarBull on how to improve your career through specialization, when and how to specialize, leverage your skills and use diversification to put your assets to profit. We also talk about: Examples of specialization Specialization and leadership Specialization in investing Meta-skills to enhance specialization AI and disruptive changes Diversifying through the internet Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify….

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Episode 049 – How I Managed My Emotions During the 08 Stock Market Crash

Episode 049 – How I Managed My Emotions During the 08 Stock Market Crash

Hello everyone! Today we talk with Nicolas, an Argentinian who moved to Spain 5 years ago. He has experience living in a country with hyper-inflation and since then has used his own strategies and techniques to manage his financial assets and surviving the 2008 crisis. We also talk about: Investing strategies Managing other people’s money Fundamental analysis and other techniques The Austrian School of Economics Moving from Argentina to Spain Index funds Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android…

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Episode 048 – How to Pursue Part-Time Financial Independence | The Fioneers

Episode 048 – How to Pursue Part-Time Financial Independence | The Fioneers

Welcome to another episode of the FI-Europe podcast! Today we interview Jessica of the Fioneers blog from the USA. We also talk about: Saving percentages FI and social acceptance Changing company’s culture Side interests can empower career as well Getting a part-time role Student loans in the US Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. Taking small steps to have the best possible journey to FI Jessica lives in Boston and has been pursuing…

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Episode 047 – Addressing the Financial Independence Hierarchy of Needs | Money for the Modern Girl

Episode 047 – Addressing the Financial Independence Hierarchy of Needs | Money for the Modern Girl

Welcome back! Today we interview Sonia from the blog Money For the Modern Girl. We discuss the FI hierarchy of needs, what you need to reach FI in London and how to spread the word of financial education. We also talk about: Debts and mortgages Investing strategies Uk’s ISA tax regime Passive income Being an independent contractor The commute factor Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. 🧘🏻‍♂️🏄‍♀️🍹💸😎 Want to stay in the sun and…

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Episode 046 – The Why and What of FI 🧐

Episode 046 – The Why and What of FI 🧐

Hello listeners! Today we dive into the very basics of this podcast: What does financial independence mean and why does it matter so much? We do it by getting to know the personal history and motivation of each one of our three hosts, and how they are actually working to reach their objective. This is a very personal episode and we hope you will find it useful! We also talk about: The history of FI What it actually is Target…

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Episode 045 – Can You Reach FI in Spain? | ¡Al Fin Libre!

Episode 045 – Can You Reach FI in Spain? | ¡Al Fin Libre!

Hello listeners! Today we interview Jesus, a Spaniard who has lived and worked in the UK reaching financial independence at the age of 33. He now lives in Barcelona and travels around the world. We talk with him about his perspective on FI from his point of view in Spain, the implications and strategies this implies and the advice he can give to other Spaniards on the way. We also talk about: Investment tax regimes in Spain and UK Pensions…

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Episode 044 – How to Get Promoted at Work | Chief Money Man

Episode 044 – How to Get Promoted at Work | Chief Money Man

Today we are thrilled to present our first guest from France! Marc from the Chief Money Man blog will talk with us about career advancement, financial independence and many other interesting topics, exposing his personal perspective right from the heart of EU. We also talk about: Reframing objectives on the road to FI Investment strategies Communication and dress codes Being goal-driven Salary and bonuses Benefits for financial independence in France Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify….

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