Episode 072 – Why You Lie About Money In Your Relationships (And How To Fix It With Radical Honesty) | Tuulia Syvänen

Episode 072 – Why You Lie About Money In Your Relationships (And How To Fix It With Radical Honesty) | Tuulia Syvänen

Hello FI people! Today we talk about a method that will help you to remove money as a source of stress from your relationships with friends, coworkers, family and your spouse. We all lie several times each day to avoid conflicts, in order to not hurt somebody, avoid shame, judgement and try to manage other peoples feelings without even being asked. Tuulia is one of the first certified radical honesty coaches and is leading workshops across Europe with her partner…

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Episode CF04 – Self-Employment Vs. Employment for FI

Episode CF04 – Self-Employment Vs. Employment for FI

Welcome to another Community episode! Today Alvar and Mathias talk with Michael about the different options to reach FI as an employee VS being self employed. Enjoy! We also talk about: 9 to 5 mentality Support for the unemployed Life/work balance Side hustles as a fulfillment Don’t forget to subscribe our podcast on Itunes, Android or Spotify. Direct download here. How the two approaches differ Employees put an FI number and save until that. Freelancers think more in terms of cash…

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Episode 071 – 0% Tax? How Is That Possible | Christoph from Staatenlos

Episode 071 – 0% Tax? How Is That Possible | Christoph from Staatenlos

Hey FI Europeans! In this episode, Mathias interviews Christoph Heuerman: he is a self-described Perpetual Traveller, has visited 160 countries worldwide and keeps travelling. Besides travelling he is also an investor and expert on international tax and flag theory. His knowledge of tax systems and offshore countries led him to discover that there are options to live a fulfilling and active life while minimizing taxes. Christoph studied Administrative Sciences at the University of Konstanz in Germany and he knows the…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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