Browsed by
Author: Giacomo

Episode CF03 – Reaching FI In High-Cost Countries | Tobias

Episode CF03 – Reaching FI In High-Cost Countries | Tobias

Hello from FI Europe for another Community Friday. Today Mathias talks with a member of our community, his name is Tobias and he calls itself a lazy investor. He’s an Austrian who lived in Germany and now lives in Switzerland, so we talk about how he works towards FI in these high costs countries and how the pension systems works there. We also talk about his favourite investment strategies. Enjoy! We also talk about: The value of Masters Digital accelerators…

Read More Read More

Episode 070 – Career Testing and Personal Finance Tips for Those in Their 20s | Araminta

Episode 070 – Career Testing and Personal Finance Tips for Those in Their 20s | Araminta

Hello everyone! This week Araminta is back with an interview she did for Jonathan in his podcast, where she talks about her current life in Malaysia, some personal finance tips for people in their 20s and her theories about career testing. Enjoy! We also talk about: Budgeting Career capital Transferable skills Career adaptation Online side income The FIE Podcast! Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. Starting a career in financial education Araminta was…

Read More Read More

Episode CF02 – How to prepare for recession

Episode CF02 – How to prepare for recession

Hello and welcome FI Europeans! We do another Community Friday episode and the topic for today is how to prepare for recession. People are expecting a recession since 2015 so it’s always good to check. Are you prepared? What is a recession? How does it come from and how to spot it may be also before? These are some of the questions we will try to address today. Enjoy! We also talk about: Definition of recession Hedging Economic cycles Timing…

Read More Read More

Episode 069 – Slow Travel & Reaching FI as a French citizen thanks to geo-arbitrage | Mr. and Mrs. NomadNumbers

Episode 069 – Slow Travel & Reaching FI as a French citizen thanks to geo-arbitrage | Mr. and Mrs. NomadNumbers

Welcome to another episode of the FI Europe podcast! Today we dive deep into very interesting topics like geoarbitrage, moving to the US and getting a high income salary and then potentially moving back to Europe: we’ll discuss all that and everything in between with Mr. and Mrs. NomadNumbers, sit back and have fun! We also talk about: The Simple Path To Wealth Investing between US and Europe Vanguard ETF A typical day as a FI nomad US travel hacking…

Read More Read More

Episode CF01 – Bonds and FI

Episode CF01 – Bonds and FI

Hello, welcome to a new episode of the FI Europe Podcast! Today it’s a special episode because it’s the first episode of a new format we were thinking about for a long time. We’ll be talking about the topics you care about and answering community questions, just the host or co-hosts, so we would like to call the episodes Community episodes. Today we will have Michael as a co-host and our main topic will be bonds. Enjoy! We also talk…

Read More Read More

Episode 068 – Suddenly FI! how to deal with an inheritance | Gisela Enders

Episode 068 – Suddenly FI! how to deal with an inheritance | Gisela Enders

Hi, this is Mathias, and today we talk about inheriting with Gisela Enders from Berlin who is already FI. She’s got a coaching business and specialized in coaching women when they have to deal with the money of their parents. We talk about how to prepare with your brothers and sisters, social norms, the emotions involved, the mindset you need, tax issues, how to write down your last will and so on. Attention: this is not only relevant for men…

Read More Read More

Episode 067 – Is being happy as an employee possible? | Kristina from Employay

Episode 067 – Is being happy as an employee possible? | Kristina from Employay

Hello and welcome to another episode of the Financial Independence Europe Podcast! Today we talk with Kristina Mayer-Walcker: she works for a leading Digital Bank and is also the host of Employay – a podcast about leadership, employee satisfaction and company culture. Today we talk about how people can be more satisfied and happy in the workplace, how to improve happiness and how to find out when it’s time to move on to somewhere else. This episode is packed with…

Read More Read More

Episode 066 – Financial independence and what it can mean for your mental health | Alex

Episode 066 – Financial independence and what it can mean for your mental health | Alex

Hello good people! In today’s episode, we talk with Alex about some very interesting topics about personal finance and mental health, and how they correlate with each other. We address questions about how to manage stress from expenses, finance management and scarcity. Sit back and enjoy it! We also talk about: Escaping the scarcity mindset Citizens Advice Bureaus Value perspectives Sleep/meditation apps Impulse purchases Automated budgeting Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. Financial…

Read More Read More

Episode 065 – Are actively managed funds worth it? | Omar

Episode 065 – Are actively managed funds worth it? | Omar

Good morning! Today Alvar interviews his neighbor Omar, who has worked for quite a few large financial institutions within the sector of active funds: we will talk about mutual funds, active trading, large funds, and hear Omar’s insights on investing from his unique perspective. Enjoy! We also talk about: Funds implementation Bond issues Currency operations FTSE 100 Hedge funds regulations Geographical allocation   Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. A ride through the…

Read More Read More

064 – Real Estate Investing Strategies for Financial Independence | Ed

064 – Real Estate Investing Strategies for Financial Independence | Ed

Hello! Today we will talk with Ed from the UK, and we will dive deep into how to build a real estate portfolio, strategies, how to behave as a landlord and much more. Sit back, relax and enjoy! We also talk about: Investing strategies Diversifying a property investment portfolio Finding the right business partner UK taxes on properties Investing in different areas of England Self-analysis paralysis Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. Building…

Read More Read More